Circuit Court roundup: settlement in Nightingale lawsuit
December 19, 2018
A lawsuit over the wrongful death of truck driver Neil Nightingale was dismissed Oct. 15 following a settlement out of court among the parties.
The case had been scheduled to go to trial beginning Dec. 31.
Nightingale died from injuries sustained in a crash Jan. 21, 2016 on Highway 20 near Bauman Mill between Sweet Home and Lebanon when a Papé Machinery truck driven by Robert Mayfield crossed the center line and crashed head-on into the truck driven by Nightingale.
The Nightingale Estate, represented by his widow Tamera Nightingale, filed a wrongful death suit, seeking $13 million, again...