TODAY | October 11, 2013
>>> decided the awe toy maker wasn't liable in a 2009 lawsuit stemmed from a fatal accident on acceleration. an accident that plagued toyota .
>> what percentage of responsibility of harm do you assign to toyota ? 0%.
>> it was a bittersweet victory. a los angeles jury deciding it was the driver of another vehicle and not the toyota motor corporation responsible for the car accident that killed the 66-year-old.
>> we felt that toyota was responsible for my mom's death. but unfortunately, the jury didn't find that way.
>>> the family blamed a defective accelerator in the 2006 toyota camry that caused her to lose control of the vehicle. this was one in a series of lawsuits against the company over unintended acceleration leading to more federal fines for the auto maker . they said we're congratulate identified that the jury concluded the design of the 2006 camry didn't contribute to the unfortunate accident.