Wrongful death suit yields damages of more than $26,000

Wednesday, February 27, 2008 | 11:55 p.m. CST; updated 4:49 p.m. CDT, Monday, July 21, 2008

COLUMBIA — The two children of a steelworker killed in a 2003 construction accident at the Columbia Transload Facility will each receive $26,694 when they turn 18, according to the settlement of a wrongful death lawsuit.