Franklinton fighting fatal crash lawsuit
The town of Franklinton has decided to fight a lawsuit filed on behalf of two Granville County sisters who died after they were hit by a chase suspect.Posted — Updated
The Lunsfords' daughters, Linsay, 18, and Maggie, 9, died Dec. 1, after Guy Christopher Ayscue fled from Dunlap and crashed his car head-on into theirs, the state Highway Patrol said.
Franklinton's attorney said the town is not liable for the their deaths.
The town is also trying to get the lawsuit transferred to Franklin County.
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