Widow of Ill. Firefighter Killed on Highway Files Suit

The widow of a Hudson firefighter struck along an interstate at a crash scene in 2013 is suing nine transportation companies. killed in a crash in March 2013 has filed a lawsuit against nine transportation companies.

Hudson Firefighter Christopher Brown was struck by a semi carrying autos.

Amie Brown, who is seeking more than $50,000, accuses Montway Inc., of Chicago, and eight other firms of wrongful death, according to a story in the Pantagraph. 

Mansur  Shakirov, the semi-driver, is currently serving four years for reckless homicide because he failed to move over into the other lane.