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Report: Widow of NYCT transit worker settles for $4M

Posted on October 8, 2013

NEW YORK — The widow of a New York City Transit track worker electrocuted on the third rail in 2010 has accepted a $4 million settlement from the agency, the Daily News reported.

A Queens judge had already ruled that NYC Transit was negligent for failing to protect James Knell against the lethal shock, so a jury had only to determine the amount of monetary compensation for his pain and suffering. For the full story, click here.

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