C. A. Kelley, admr. v. Henry Cooper

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
C. A. Kelley, admr. v. Henry Cooper
Case Date: 
1918
Court Origin: 
Circuit - Civil
Cause/Crime: 
Damages for Wrongful Death

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Division: 
West
Number of Pages: 
207
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Plaintiff is the administrator of the estate of Luther Kelley (dec.) and is sued for damages in the sum of $10,000 for a wrongful death. The deceased was riding his horse along a road and saw the defendant coming towards him in his automobile. The deceased went to one half of the road to let the defendant pass, but the defendant remained in the middle of the road, willfully and negligently hitting L. Kelley, making his horse fall on him and causing fatal injuries.