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$5 Million Settlement Approved After Family Claims EMTs Failed to Care Properly for Grandfather

He was declared “dead on arrival.”

But, hours after EMTs left his home after a 911 call, his family came to make final plans and he was still alive. It was a stunning sequence of events that Marshall’s family said led to his death days later.

The mistake dating back to 2019 is about to cost Chicago taxpayers millions. On Wednesday, the City Council approved a $5 million settlement with the family of Whitfield Marshall, who accused the EMTs of negligence.

Read the source article at CBS News

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