Goodrich ordered to pay $6M for hit-and-run

Updated: August 15, 2006, 5:55 PM ET
Associated Press

DALLAS -- An ex-Dallas Cowboy convicted in a deadly 2003 hit-and-run was ordered to pay $6 million Tuesday in a civil trial filed by the victims and their families.

A Dallas County jury said former defensive back Dwayne Goodrich was negligent for the crash that killed two people and injured a third man.

Demont Matthews, Joseph Wood and Shuki Josef were on Interstate 35 trying to pull a driver from a burning vehicle when they were struck by Goodrich's car.

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