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Tag Archives: Motor Vehicle Accident

Woman killed crossing road at night in Newport News — $110,000 settlement (access required)

Type of action: Wrongful death Injuries alleged: Wrongful death – motor vehicle accident Court: Newport News Circuit Court Name of judge or mediator: Judge Charles Poston (Ret.) Date resolved: 10/15/2020 Demand: Policy limits Offer: $25,000 Verdict or settlement: Settlement Amount: ...

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Woman, 57, rear-ended and permanently injured — $100,000 settlement (access required)

The plaintiff, a 57-year-old female, was driving to work northbound on Jefferson Davis Highway in Stafford County. Plaintiff came to a complete stop as she waited for southbound traffic to clear so she could make a left turn when she ...

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Woman injured in head-on collision with driver who fell asleep — $1,250,000 settlement (access required)

Plaintiff was injured when the defendant fell asleep while driving on a highway at 55 MPH, crossed the centerline and collided with the plaintiff’s vehicle head-on. The crash caused the plaintiff’s vehicle to flip and completely demolished the car. Both ...

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Woman riding in van hurt when wheelchair wasn’t secured — $237,500 settlement (access required)

Plaintiff, an 80-year-old woman residing in a nursing home, sustained a femur fracture during a non-emergency medical transportation to an appointment with her physician. The fracture was repaired by open reduction and internal fixation. The plaintiff recovered to her baseline ...

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Woman hurt in wreck with alleged drunken driver — $850,000 settlement (access required)

Plaintiff was injured when a woman ran a red light causing the collision. Plaintiff alleged punitive damages based on an allegation of drunken driving which factually included a certificate of analysis showing a BAC of .12 grams per 210 liters ...

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