WRONGFUL DEATH LAWSUIT
Texas family files federal wrongful death lawsuit against Tyson Foods after COVID-19 death
HOUSTON A Texas family filed a federal wrongful death lawsuit against Tyson Foods Inc. after a woman suffered a work-related injury, contracted COVID-19 and died. A number of employees at Tysons Amarillo facility, where Gay was employed, had contracted COVID-19. After working with a knee injury, Gay fell ill and experienced difficulty breathing. According to the release, at least 4,500 Tyson employees have contracted COVID-19, and at least 18 have died. A grossly disproportionate number of Tyson employees have contracted COVID-19, and have died when compared to the general population, according to the release.