Tag Archives: Wrongful Death

Driver hit woman head-on doing about 70 mph, killed her – $6,000,000 Verdict (access required)

This was a motor vehicle accident that occurred in Fauquier County. The defendant contended that he had been at Potomac Mills Mall window-shopping for hours, that he then met up with an old friend and they went to a barbecue. ...

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Negligent hiring claim followed tractor-trailer wreck – $490,000 Settlement (access required)

Plaintiff’s decedent was killed in a horrific tractor-trailer wreck on a rural two-lane roadway in western Virginia. The federal motor carrier operating the trac­tor-trailer had a terrible safety and compliance record. The es­tate had received the policy lim­its from the ...

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