Virginia Lawyers Weekly//November 20, 2023
Virginia Lawyers Weekly//November 20, 2023//
Type of action: Wrongful death
Injuries alleged: Death, blunt trauma to head and chest
Date resolved: 8/14/2023
Special damages: Funeral costs of $5,695
Verdict or settlement: Settlement
Attorney for plaintiff: Daniel M. Szieber, Bethesda, Maryland
Description of case: The decedent was an 89-year-old male, traveling eastbound on Matthew Mill Road, in Greene County. The vehicle driven by the defendant was traveling westbound and crossed the center line, striking the decedent’s vehicle. The 89-year-old was pronounced dead at the scene.
His statutory beneficiaries included four children.
Daniel M. Szieber, counsel for the plaintiff, provided case information.