UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 2, 2017, 10:18 p.m.
The litigation took a new turn last week. Robert Zeoli, 66, and his attorney, Charles Conrad, filed a civil suit in U.S. District Court seeking damages from the FBI and Blake for causing the crash.
“I remember stopping at the flagman,” said Zeoli, who was driving a 1991 GMC Jimmy that was third in the four-car lineup. “I remember a bang and waking up looking out the driver’s side window. I saw a fireman. He said, ‘We’ve got to cut you out of there.’”