Ace Hardware and one of its drivers have escaped a personal injury lawsuit for a second time after a California appeals court upheld a jury’s decision in favor of the trucker.

On June 12, the Sixth Appellate District Court in California affirmed a trial court jury’s verdict absolving Ace Hardware and Robert Burton, an Ace Hardware trucker, of blame for a crash. Svetlana Owens, who filed the lawsuit, appealed the jury decision. The case came down to who crossed the double yellow lines into the other vehicle’s lane.

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