Lost leg will result in $5.8M settlement

A man who lost his right leg after a truck struck him at a recycling yard has settled his lawsuit for $5.8 million.Frank Kravitz sued Pure Metal Recycling and Carlos Vieyra in 2015 alleging Vieyra hit him with the truck while executing a wide left turn in November 2014.Kravitz, who was 68 at the time and worked security at the company’s Blue Island facility, was walking from a loading dock to a guardhouse 200 feet away …

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