A jury in Los
Angeles has awarded a trucker $4.8 million because a 1-ton pallet crushed his
Anthony Clintron of
Haleyville, AL, was adjusting the pallet after leaving Los Angeles Machinery
Moving in Madera, CA, when it fell on his foot. He accused a worker at the
station of not properly securing the load, The Associated Press reported.
Clintron’s foot was
saved, but he has been unable to work since the 2002 accident, The AP said.