Cases Consolidated In Dispute Over Fatal South Carolina Auto Accident

(October 26, 2015, 1:04 PM EDT) -- COLUMBIA, S.C. — A federal judge in South Carolina on Oct. 8 agreed to consolidate eight separate cases stemming from the same car crash, which claimed three lives while leaving five others seriously injured (Shunovia Sturdivant, et al. v. Continental Tire The Americas LLC, et al., No. 14-2852, D. S.C.).

(Order available. Document #77-151028-022R.)

According to the U.S. Judge J. Michelle Childs of the District of South Carolina, the lawsuits involve “nearly identical theories of liability” against defendants Continental Tire The Americas LLC, COSSI Holdings LLC,...
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