Suit Filed After City Garbage Truck Runs Over Corvette Parked On Street

Thursday, August 08, 2013

A man is seeking $25,000 in damages after a city garbage truck ran over his Corvette that was parked on a city street.

William M. Christman is suing the city of Chattanooga in Circuit Court.

He said the 2001 Corvette suffered "substantial damage" in the incident on Aug. 7, 2012.

Mr. Christmas said a city employee operating a large knuckle-boom truck informed him "that she had accidentally backed over the Corvette."

The suit was filed by attorneys Frank Pinchak and Eric Burnette.



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