Family of fallen trooper files lawsuit over his death

New York State Trooper Timothy Pratt New York State Trooper Timothy Pratt | Photo: New York State Police.

August 29, 2017 04:28 PM

The family of fallen State Trooper Timothy Pratt has filed a lawsuit stemming from his death.

Trooper Pratt was hit by a car and killed last October near the Wilton barracks. He was helping a lost truck driver at the time, who was stopped in a median.

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Pratt's family is suing the driver of the car that hit him and the truck driver, alleging negligence.

The suit seeks unspecified monetary damages.


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