REPORT: Limo driver’s wife says husband had complained about company’s cars

OCTOBER 10, 2018

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The wife of the limo driver involved in the deadly crash in upstate New York said she feels her husband is being improperly blamed for the tragedy. Twenty people, including driver Scott Lisinicchia, were killed Saturday. New York officials say Lisinicchia did not have a proper license to operate the vehicle and federal documents show the limo he was driving also failed an inspection in September.

Kim Lisinicchia told CBS News’ DeMarco Morgan her husband, Scott, had been working part-time for Prestige Limousine for more than a year. Investigators have not said what they believe caused the crash, but Kim told us she doesn’t think it had anything to do with Scott.

The article goes on to state the following:

“It has been so difficult because I think about him every day,” Kim said.

Federal records show Prestige Limousines has been cited for 22 violations in the last 24 months. In September, three Prestige vehicles failed inspections and were cited for multiple violations – including no or defective emergency exits and malfunctioning brakes, according to federal records.

Kim said her husband complained to the company about the condition of the limo, but that it went on deaf ears.

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1 Comment

  1. Steve October 10th, 2018 at 9:00 am

    The owner of limo company fled back Pakistan.He came to USA because he was charged with murder there.These third world immigrants have no regard for our laws and then we are called racist because we don’t want them here


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