Kansas City Settles Wrongful Death Westport Firetruck Crash Lawsuit

Legal aftermath and payout doesn't even begin to confront the scope of tragedy or even the economic impact.

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"The claims had been settled with the city for approximately $460,000 per death."

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Wrongful death claims settled in Westport firetruck crash

Tuesday, a Jackson County judge settled the wrongful death claims connected to a firetruck crash in Westport.The incident occurred in December 2021 when a pumper driven by Dominick Biscari ran a red light and struck and killed an SUV occupied by Jennifer San Nicolas, 41, and Michael Elwood, 25.The collision also killed pedestrian Tammi Knight.

Judge approves settlement for wrongful death claims related to Westport crash involving KCFD pumper

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - A judge has approved a settlement for the wrongful death claims related to the Westport crash from December of 2021, the KSHB 41 I-Team has learned. It happened during an afternoon hearing on Tuesday. The crash involved a Kansas City, Missouri, pumper truck and an SUV near Westport Road and Broadway Boulevard.

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