Restaurant Ordered to Pay $11.4 Million For Salmonella Poisoning Incident

October 27, 2015

A man became seriously ill after eating at a Wyoming buffet.

A restaurant in Wyoming must pay a hefty settlement to a couple who were the victims of salmonella poisoning. A federal judge ruled that Old Country Buffet in Cheyenne owes Christopher and Heather Gage $11.4 million in damages related to the 2010 incident, reports KGAB.

According to the original complaint, after eating at the restaurant Mr. Gage suffered from several serious conditions including sepsis, acute kidney failure, and an irregular heartbeat. Per the court’s judgment, he continues to suffer from a long list of symptoms: “He cannot eat or drink…