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Tom C. McCoy item - City of Emporia Sued By Underwriters The City...
City of Emporia Sued By Underwriters The City of Emporia and three Emporia men — two of them city employes — have been accused accused of negligence in -a $3,818.71 $3,818.71 civil suit -filed Friday in Lyon County, District Court. '..The .negligence suit was filed ' by, the United . States Aviation 'Underwriters "Inc., a New York ;N. Y.i'firm. '."_'• ; '" The City -of Emporia and two city employes — Tom" C. Mc. Mc. Coy f Rt. • 4,: aid Lemuel'S.' Dick- -erson,-.101 South Neosho-St. — ..and Mr. McCoy's.-son-, Richard McCoy,; 1302.East.Tjnui Ave., 'are-charged in the suit with negligence negligence in " connection \vith a :Nov. 19th; 1972": incident at the -Emporia" Municipal "Airport.- • 'According to "the-suit; on Nov. .19th, .1972,. the airport manager Tom McCoy, "negligently permitted permitted his "son Richard McCoy to park a 1964 International pick- .up 'in á close proximity to a Cessna aircraft owned by Didde• Didde• Glaser Inc." The suit claims that Tom McCoy directed Richard Mc- .Coy to "disassemble ;the pickup's .master cylinder for the clutch and brake system." According to the suit, the pickup was then left unattended. Later on Nov. 19th, 19?2, according according to the suit, airport service service technician Lemuel S. Dickerson Dickerson attempted to move the pickup. "The pickup lunged forward forward into the Cessna aircraft causing substantial damage," the suit, claims. The Underwriters Corp., is seeking a judgment of $3,818.71, which was the cost of repairing the airplane, plus eight per cent interest. •

Clipped from The Emporia Gazette28 Jul 1973, SatPage 7

The Emporia Gazette (Emporia, Kansas)28 Jul 1973, SatPage 7
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