Quantcast
Home / Opinion Digests / Bridge and tunnel district immune from tort claim (access required)

Bridge and tunnel district immune from tort claim (access required)

Where a truck driver died from hypothermia and drowning in Chesapeake Bay after the tractor-trailer he was driving went through a guardrail, sovereign immunity bars claims by the driver’s estate against the Chesapeake Bay Bridge and Tunnel (CBBT) District. Overview As Chen “approached the southbound entrance to the Chesapeake Bay Bridge Tunnel (hereinafter the ‘CBBT’), a Level ...