Nueces County, TX, officials file a class action lawsuit against Ford Motor Co. due to safety concerns over Ford’s Crown Victoria Police Interceptor cruiser. At issue is the location of the fuel tank near the vehicle’s rear axle or suspension system. So far, 11 police officers in the U.S. have been killed and seven seriously injured in crashes where the vehicle’s gas tanks exploded following rear-end crashes. The suit requests Ford make changes to 25,000 Crown Victoria police cruisers ...
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