Tag Archives: Motor Vehicle Accident

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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Driver struck tractor-trailer that blocked road — $1,444,000 settlement (access required)

On Nov. 1, 2017, before dawn, defendant was operating a tractor-trailer containing supplies that he was attempting to deliver by backing the tractor-trailer into a store driveway. Defendant caused the tractor-trailer to completely block all lanes in one direction of ...

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Driver hurt when truck turned in front of her — $400,000 verdict (access required)

Plaintiff was a professional driver operating a Freightliner at the time of the collision. She was traveling straight when defendant turned left in front of her in a smaller commercial vehicle. The defense admitted negligence but contested liability, asserting contributory ...

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