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Father of UGA Football Player Killed in Car Crash Files a $40 Million Wrongful Death Lawsuit

The father of a University of Georgia player killed in a car crash has filed a $40 million lawsuit against the college’s athletic association and former star football player and Philadelphia Eagles’ rookie defensive tackle Jalen Carter.

Dave Willock Sr., whose sophomore offensive lineman son, Devin Willock, died in the crash, is seeking $30 million from the defendants in compensatory damages and an additional $10 million in punitive damages from Carter, according to the lawsuit obtained by WSBTV.

The lawsuit, filed Tuesday in a state court in Georgia, alleges wrongful death, negligent hiring, and negligence. It names the University of Georgia’s Athletic Association, Carter, and other parties.

Read the source article at lawandcrime.com

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