No. 15864-CA.

445 So.2d 477 (1984)

George Nolan BURNHAM, Jr., Plaintiff-Appellant, v. FREY-SHOEMAKER-COLBERT-BRODNAX, et al., Defendants-Appellees.

Court of Appeal of Louisiana, Second Circuit.

Rehearing Denied February 23, 1984.

Attorney(s) appearing for the Case

Edmund M. Thomas, Shreveport, for plaintiff-appellant.

Mayer, Smith & Roberts by Caldwell Roberts, Shreveport, for defendant-appellee Frey-Shoemaker-Colbert-Brodnax.

Cook, Yancey, King & Galloway by Charles G. Tutt, Shreveport, for defendant-appellee Gang Nail Truss Co. of Shreveport, Inc.

Lunn, Ipion, Switzer, Johnson & Salley by Jack E. Carlisle, Jr., Shreveport, for defendants-appellees Zion Church Builders and Designers, Inc., Imperial Casualty Co. of Omaha, and the National Ben Franklin Ins. Co.

Rountree & Hicks by S. Maurice Hicks, Jr., Shreveport, for intervenor-appellee Commercial Union Ins. Co.


SEXTON, Judge.

Plaintiff sued defendants in tort for injuries incurred when the trusses plaintiff was helping erect collapsed. Plaintiff's claims were tried before a jury which found one defendant and its insurer liable and awarded plaintiff a judgment in the amount of $60,000. In plaintiff's appeal, we amend to increase the award, and as amended, affirm.

Plaintiff in this cause is George Burnham, Jr., who was 18 years of age at the time of the injury which...

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