Clifton v. McCammack - 10/14/14

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Tuesday  October 14, 2014 
1:00 PM  EST

1 p.m. 49A02-1404-CT-276. Pike Central High School, Petersburg. On Aug. 3, 2012, Darryl Clifton was killed in an accident when a vehicle driven by Ruby McCammack pulled out from a shopping center parking lot in Indianapolis and drove into his path. Clifton was on a motor scooter and died at the scene. McCammack admitted fault. Clifton's father, Ray, arrived at the scene shortly after the accident occurred and observed his son's scooter and a body lying in the road next to McCammack's vehicle, covered by a sheet but with shoes visible, which Ray recognized as his son's shoes. Ray claimed he suffered extreme emotional distress and filed a complaint against McCammack for negligent infliction of emotional distress. The trial court granted summary judgment for McCammack and Ray now appeals.

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