Family of Tucker Hipps files lawsuit against Fraternity, Clemson, others


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The parents of Tucker Hipps have filed a lawsuit on Monday in the death of their son, Tucker Hipps.

The South Carolina Chapter of the Sigma Phi Epsilon Fraternity, Clemson University and several individuals were the main defendants in the lawsuit.

The lawsuit states the following about Clemson University - "It is liable for the negligent acts of its agents, contractors, and employees, under the theories of non-delegable duty and respondeat superior."

Oconee County announced 10 days ago that they were offering a $20,000 reward for information (anonymous) that helps in the Tucker Hipps' police investigation.

There is also a two thousand dollar reward from Crime Stoppers of Oconee County.

The 19-year-old Clemson student fell from the Highway 93 bridge and died during a run with his fraternity brothers from Sigma Phi Epsilon on September 22nd, 2014.

Hipps went to Wren High School before Clemson and graduated there in 2013.

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imacutiger12
spacer Thank you, nocoothere.
nkickha
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heavydutytiger
spacer If my son died, I'd want to know how/why and if it meant
CM Shack
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tmac9wr
spacer Do you think they are suing to resurect him?***
CM Shack
spacer No, but it may prevent a similar situation in the future
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Hogan!
spacer Taking emotion out of the issue I know is difficult but ..
PACIFIC BEACH TIGER
spacer I think they want to know what happened if for nothing else
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Felix2
spacer this family lost a son and has every single right to sue
Simplyputtiger
spacer Look, I don't know the specifics in this case but in general
PACIFIC BEACH TIGER
spacer I can see how those things are similar
drewtigeralum03®
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PACIFIC BEACH TIGER
spacer If you're not talking about this case
drewtigeralum03®
spacer I get what you are saying.....
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tmac9wr
spacer Amen. My first post in this, too. Pacific - you sound like a
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spacer In reply to the "if I was a teacher comment"
PACIFIC BEACH TIGER
spacer this lawsuit was filed months ago
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