Western Section Reverses GTLA Verdict Against County for Ambulance Collision, Awarding County Damages Instead

HARDEMAN COUNTY v. JUDY I. MCINTYRE, ET AL.
Court: TN Court of Appeals

Attorneys:

James I. Pentecost and Melissa K. Van Pelt, Jackson, Tennessee, for the appellants, Hardeman County, Tennessee and Hardeman County Emergency Medical Services.

David A. Stowers and Stephen L. Hale, Bolivar, Tennessee, for the appellees, Judy McIntyre and Billy McIntyre.

Jay G. Bush, Jackson, Tennessee, for the appellee, Judy I. McIntyre.

Judge: STAFFORD

This case concerns the liability for a collision involving a vehicle operated by one of the appellees and an ambulance operated by the appellant county. After a bench trial, the trial court awarded damages to appellee driver against the appellant. After a thorough review of the record, we reverse and remand.

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