Tag Archives: Prince William County Circuit Court

Deputy sued orthopaedist for missed fracture – $1.204 million verdict ($882,000 verdict, plus interest of $322,000) (access required)

A Loudoun County sheriff’s deputy was injured in a car crash, suffering injuries to his right ankle. He was referred to Dr. Cyrus Press of Center for Advanced Orthopaedics in Woodbridge. Dr. Press sent the plaintiff for an MRI, which ...

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Obstetrician prevails in birth injury lawsuit – Defense Verdict (access required)

The plaintiff alleged the defendant, an obstetrician and gynecologist, failed to recognize and manage a shoulder dystocia, which resulted in him suffering a permanent brachial plexus injury with avulsions of the nerve roots at the C5 and C6 levels. The ...

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Woman, 87, killed after truck failed to yield – $650,000 Settlement (access required)

An 87-year-old woman was killed after entering an intersection on a green light when a truck turned left and failed to yield, causing a collision. The truck driver was charged and he prepaid. Hospital records noted the family’s concerns over ...

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Passenger hurt when driver lost control of Jeep – $250,000 Settlement (access required)

Plaintiff was a front seat pas­senger in a 1997 Jeep Wrangler, driven by the defendant in Prince William County. Defen­dant failed to maintain con­trol of his vehicle, veering off the roadway entering a large ditch caus­ing the vehicle to overturn ...

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Jury awards $300K for spinal injury in accident – $300,000 Verdict (access required)

Plaintiff, a government contractor and volunteer firefighter, was injured in a collision that occurred on Route 7 in Leesburg. The defendant unsuccessfully attempted to cross the two westbound lanes of Route 7 to turn left from a side street onto ...

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Taking of billboard an issue in condemnation – $1.2 Million Settlement (access required)

In connection with the Route 123/Route 1 interchange project in Woodbridge, VDOT condemned portions of property owned by Mr. Gupta and his family. The certificates of take filed in the matter explicitly reference taking two billboards–one owned by Clear Channel ...

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