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Family Of Peekskill Man Killed In Tracy Morgan Crash Settles

The family of James McNair, who was killed in an accident with a Wal-Mart truck, settled with the company in a wrongful death claim.
The family of James McNair, who was killed in an accident with a Wal-Mart truck, settled with the company in a wrongful death claim. Photo Credit: Courtesy of CHOP

PEEKSKILL, N.Y. -- The family of Peekskill's James McNair, who was killed in the accident that seriously injured Tracy Morgan, has settled a wrongful death claim with Wal-Mart, according to LoHud.com.

Terms of the settlement were kept confidential, but the attorney representing the family said they were happy with the outcome, LoHud.com said.

The accident occurred on June 7 when a Wal-Mart truck slammed into a van carrying McNair, Morgan and several others. McNair was killed and Morgan sustained serious injuries including severe brain trauma, LoHud.com reported.

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