C. G. Hicks v. Tennessee Coach Co., Inc.

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
C. G. Hicks v. Tennessee Coach Co., Inc.
Case Date: 
1937
Court Origin: 
Circuit - Civil
Cause/Crime: 
Damages for Wrongful Death

Database - TN Research:

County:

Division: 
East
Number of Pages: 
391
Notes / Description: 

Plaintiff father & administrator of estate of Earl Hicks, sued defendant for $40,000 damages. Hicks a TN highway patrolman killed on 17 June 1936 when he &the motorcycle he was riding were run over by a bus owned by the defendant & operated by one of its employees. Hicks charges negligence, excessive speed & failure to observe traffic. Also mentioned: Cora Hicks, mother of Earl Hicks. See also ET 297, ET 566, ET 808.