Los Angeles, Aug 2 (IANS) Late “Star Trek” actor Anton Yelchin’s family is set to file a lawsuit against Italian-American automaker Fiat Chrysler after an accident that led to the 27-year-old’s death in June.
Anton died after his Jeep Grand Cherokee rolled towards him at his home here. The car was under recall for problems with the gear shifter.
As well as suing the car company, Viktor and Irina Yelchin are filing suits against AutoNation and ZF North America, who manufactured the gear shifter, The Guardian reported.
The couple are also filing for control of the late actor’s estate as he did not leave a will.