Travis Barker sues over plane crash; alleges mishap may cause ”permanent disability”

November 23rd, 2008 - 3:54 pm ICT by ANI  

Washington, Nov 23 (ANI): Travis Barker, who survived a deadly plane crash with DJ AM, is suing Clay Lacy Aviation and three other companies for damages for personal injury and wrongful death, alleging that the injuries might lead to ”permanent disability”

From what is written in court papers, Barker’’s lawyer has alleged that the former Blink-182 drummer lives with debilitating injuries since the crash.

According to court papers, Barker “was hurt and injured in his health, strength and activity, sustaining injuries to his body and shock and injury to his nervous system” in the plane crash, causing him “great physical, mental and nervous pain and suffering, reports The Insider.

Also, the papers claimed that Barker has been told his injuries will “result in permanent disability.”

Barker filed the lawsuit with Thelma Martin Still, the mother of Barker’’s associate Charles Still, who died in the Learjet crash along with three other passengers.

The papers also revealed that Thelma Still has filed for damages for “pain and suffering, mental anguish” and “loss of earnings,” among other grievances.

The companies against which the duo have filed suit are: Clay Lacy Aviation; Inter Travel and Services, Inc; Goodyear Tire and Rubber Company; and Bombadier Inc. (ANI)

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