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US NewsOwners of Noah's Ark replica sue insurers over rain damage

15:55  25 may  2019
15:55  25 may  2019 Source:   thehill.com

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The owners of a replica of Noah ' s Ark featured at the Ark Encounter in Williamstown, Ky., sued its insurers who refused to cover rain damage . The ark itself was reportedly undamaged in the rains . Ark Encounter is asking for compensatory and punitive damages and a jury trial in a lawsuit filed in

The owners of the Ark Encounter, a replica of the biblical ship, are suing their insurers for refusing to cover damage caused by heavy rains . The rain , according to The Courier-Journal Kentucky, caused severe damage to the access road and the insurance company refused to pay million in damage .

Owners of Noah's Ark replica sue insurers over rain damage © Ark Encounter Owners of Noah's Ark replica sue insurers over rain damage

The owners of a replica of Noah's Ark featured at the Ark Encounter in Williamstown, Ky., sued its insurers who refused to cover rain damage.

The ark's owner said heavy rains in 2017 and 2018 caused a landslide on its property and its five insurance carriers refused to cover damages totaling nearly $1 million. The ark itself was reportedly undamaged in the rains.

Ark Encounter is asking for compensatory and punitive damages and a jury trial in a lawsuit filed in U.S. District Court. The suit names Swiss-based Allied World Assurance Co. Holdings, its use company and three other carriers.

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The owners of the Ark Encounter, a replica of the biblical ship, are suing their insurers for refusing to cover damage caused by heavy rains . The rain , according to The Courier-Journal Kentucky, caused severe damage to the access road and the insurance company refused to pay million in damage .

Wow ,,,I hope Noah win’ s the law suit ,,,God never told him any thing about expecting rain and you can not expect a boat to be very good with water on all sides. I thought that the unicorns mocked Noah and spent their last moments laughing hysterically as the waters rose around

Owners of Noah's Ark replica sue insurers over rain damage © 2017 The Washington Post WILLIAMSTOWN, KY - April 21 Ken Ham, founder of the biblical-themed Creation Museum and Ark Encounter, stands for a portrait next to a life-size replica of Noah's Ark at The Ark Encounter in Williamstown, Ky. on Friday, April 21, 2017. (Photo by Luke Sharrett /For The Washington Post via Getty Images) ST-Ark

"Subsequent to heavy rains, a significant landslide occurred along portions of the slope, which eliminated the structural support for the roadway, caused significant damage to the road surface itself and the incorporated improvements, and rendered portions of the road unsafe and unfit for use," the suit reads.

Owners of Noah's Ark replica sue insurers over rain damage © ASSOCIATED PRESS Children look into a cage containing model baby dinosaurs inside a replica Noah's Ark at the Ark Encounter theme park during a media preview day, Tuesday, July 5, 2016, in Williamstown, Ky. The long-awaited theme park based on the story of a man who got a warning from God about a worldwide flood will debut in central Kentucky this Thursday. The Christian group behind the 510 foot-long wooden ark says it will demonstrate that the stories of the Bible are true. Its construction has rankled opponents who say the attraction will be detrimental to science education. (AP Photo/John Minchillo) The Ark Encounter unveiled its Noah's Ark replica in 2016. It says the dimensions are based on those listed in Genesis in the Bible.

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The owner of the life-size replica of Noah ’ s Ark in Northern Kentucky has sued its insurers for refusing to cover, of all things … rain damage . Noah ’ s Ark is the vessel in the Genesis flood narrative through which God spares Noah , his family and two of each of the world's animals from a

Ark Encounter's life-size Noah ' s Ark replica in Grand County, Kentucky is built to the dimensions mentioned in the Bible and is the biggest timer-frame structure in the world, according to its owners . Tickets to the ark and the nearby Creation Museum are for adults and for children.

Owners of Noah's Ark replica sue insurers over rain damage © 2016 Getty Images WILLIAMSTOWN, KY - JULY 5: Patrons tour the interior of the Ark Encounter July 5, 2016 in Williamstown, Kentucky. The Ark Encounter is a theme park centered around a 510 foot long reproduction of Noah's Ark. (Photo by Aaron P. Bernstein/Getty Images) According to the Bible's flood narrative, Noah was instructed by God to build an ark and take two of each animal species, one of each sex, on board to survive a flood that engulfed the entire earth.

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Owners of Noah's Ark replica sue insurers over rain damage
Owners of Noah's Ark replica sue insurers over rain damage
Owners of Noah's Ark replica sue insurers over rain damage
Owners of Noah's Ark replica sue insurers over rain damage
Owners of Noah's Ark replica sue insurers over rain damage
Owners of Noah's Ark replica sue insurers over rain damage
Owners of Noah's Ark replica sue insurers over rain damage
Owners of Noah's Ark replica sue insurers over rain damage
Owners of Noah's Ark replica sue insurers over rain damage
Owners of Noah's Ark replica sue insurers over rain damage
Owners of Noah's Ark replica sue insurers over rain damage
Owners of Noah's Ark replica sue insurers over rain damage
Owners of Noah's Ark replica sue insurers over rain damage
Owners of Noah's Ark replica sue insurers over rain damage
Owners of Noah's Ark replica sue insurers over rain damage
Owners of Noah's Ark replica sue insurers over rain damage
Owners of Noah's Ark replica sue insurers over rain damage
Owners of Noah's Ark replica sue insurers over rain damage
Owners of Noah's Ark replica sue insurers over rain damage
Owners of Noah's Ark replica sue insurers over rain damage
Owners of Noah's Ark replica sue insurers over rain damage
Owners of Noah's Ark replica sue insurers over rain damage
Owners of Noah's Ark replica sue insurers over rain damage
Owners of Noah's Ark replica sue insurers over rain damage
Owners of Noah's Ark replica sue insurers over rain damage
Owners of Noah's Ark replica sue insurers over rain damage
Owners of Noah's Ark replica sue insurers over rain damage
Owners of Noah's Ark replica sue insurers over rain damage
Owners of Noah's Ark replica sue insurers over rain damage
Owners of Noah's Ark replica sue insurers over rain damage
Owners of Noah's Ark replica sue insurers over rain damage
Owners of Noah's Ark replica sue insurers over rain damage
Owners of Noah's Ark replica sue insurers over rain damage
Owners of Noah's Ark replica sue insurers over rain damage

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