The owners of a $4 million mansion that burned to the ground in suburban Cincinnati last year are suing their insurance company for almost $60 million, saying it didn't honor their claims.
Court documents show homeowners Jeffrey and Maria Decker sued Warren, New Jersey-based Chubb National Insurance Co. this month in Hamilton County Common Pleas Court.
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The lawsuit says the insurer gave no reasonable justification for not honoring the couple's insurance claims. It seeks $44 million for damages including financial loss of policy payments.
The January 2014 fire at the 10,000-square-foot home in the upscale Indian Hill area took hours to extinguish. The county auditor's website listed the home as being worth more than $4 million.
Chubb spokesman Mark Schussel said Wednesday the insurer doesn't comment on claims or pending litigation.
The cause of the fire hasn't been determined.