BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WIAT) — Attorneys for two defendants in a wrongful death lawsuit are asking to be removed from the case. The case involves a 10-year-old boy who died after a flight display panel fell on top of him at the Birmingham Airport. Luke Bresette of Missouri was killed on March 22nd, 2013. He and his family were traveling through Birmingham, returning home from a vacation.
A motion was filed Wednesday in Jefferson County Circuit Court. Attorneys with the law firm Lightfoot, Franklin & White, LLC asked a judge to allow them to withdraw. The attorneys were retained to represent several of the companies responsible for putting up that board including, Brasfield and Gorrie, and Bloc Global Services Group.
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