Former crane operator John Robert Williams Jr. of Mobile County, Ala., won a jury verdict of $3.4 million against Manitowoc Cranes of Wisconsin after a 2014 crane accident at VT Halter Marine Inc. left him blind and with a traumatic brain injury.
Former crane operator John Robert Williams Jr. of Mobile County, Ala., won a jury verdict of $3.4 million against Manitowoc Cranes of Wisconsin after a 2014 crane accident at VT Halter Marine Inc. left him blind and with a traumatic brain injury. FILE Amanda McCoy
Former crane operator John Robert Williams Jr. of Mobile County, Ala., won a jury verdict of $3.4 million against Manitowoc Cranes of Wisconsin after a 2014 crane accident at VT Halter Marine Inc. left him blind and with a traumatic brain injury. FILE Amanda McCoy

A crane accident blinded him, so he took his case to a jury

October 24, 2016 11:00 PM