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$5.4 Million – Construction Burn Victim

CONSTRUCTION BURN VICTIM WINS $5.4 MILLION

A 32 year-old recent immigrant will recover $5.45 million in a settlement of a lawsuit stemming from an industrial accident in which he was burned over more than half his body.

Daniel C. Minc, the attorney for the plaintiff, Yew Fatt Wong, said that the settlement was reached last Thursday during jury selection before Bronx State Supreme Court Justice Bertram Katz.