After pleading guilty to misdemeanor charges and paying $170 in fines, the legal troubles of Great Falls’ former fire marshal are not behind him. A civil suit has been filed against Doug Bennyhoff by the family of the man who died in September 2012 after suffering life-threatening injuries while drinking with Bennyhoff. Bennyhoff retired from Great Falls Fire/Rescue in January.
Tragic situation all around.
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