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$2 Million Settlement Approved in an Illinois Tow-Truck Driver’s Death

The Champaign City Council has authorized the settlement of a wrongful death lawsuit filed against the City of Champaign and its police officers by the Estate of Ross Booker. 

Booker, who was employed by a tow truck company, was hit and killed by a passing driver while cleaning debris at the scene of an accident in March 2022.

Garrett Wingler, 16, of Tolono admitted to failing to reduce speed to avoid an accident in connection to the March 5 crash. 

Read the source article at WAND

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