March 23, 2018 / 12:05 AM / 2 years ago

Weak roof killed couple in Ford rollover accident, lawyer tells jury

A defectively designed roof by Ford Motor Co caused the death of a Georgia couple in a 2014 rollover accident, a lawyer for the couple’s children told a state court jury during opening statements at the start of a trial on Thursday.

The case is one of several lawsuits Ford and other carmakers, such as General Motors and Daimler, have faced over the allegedly weak roof designs on their SUV models.

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