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WIDOW SETTLES SUIT FOR $2.6 MILLION OHIO MAN KILLED BY LUMBER FALLING FROM TRUCK

AUTO / MOTORCYCLE / TRACTOR TRAILER INJURY

The widow of an Ohio man fatally injured when an improperly secured load of lumber fell from a moving truck and smashed into his car near Olean received $2.6 million during trial.  Insurance carriers for Frontier Lumber Co.Inc. of Buffalo, Wood Treaters of Buffalo, Inc. and the driver and passenger of the truck, both of Little Valley, agreed to the settlement after 11 weeks of an Olean jury trial in State Supreme Court.