Tag Archives: Southampton County Circuit Court

Pre-K student struck and killed by bus in school parking lot – $4,357,431 Verdict (access required)

On Jan. 9, 2009, the decedent, a 4-year-old pre-kindergarten student, got off his bus at the elementary school to cross the parking lot and go into the school. As the boy was crossing the parking lot to join his classmates ...

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Head-on collision causes brain injury, fractured leg – $4,750,000 Settlement (access required)

Plaintiff, a 29-year-old man, was seriously injured when he was struck head-on by a truck making a left turn on a rural roadway. Liability, although not admitted, was clear. Plaintiff was unconscious at the scene and needed to be intubated. ...

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Patient has pancreas removed after gall bladder operation – Defense Verdict (access required)

The plaintiff, then age 71, was admitted to Southampton Memorial Hospital on May 15, 2004. A diagnosis of gallstone pancreatitis was made and the defendant was consulted regarding a possible cholecystectomy. After consultation with a gastroenterologist, the defendant decided to ...

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