$285,000 Total Settlement For Pedestrian Struck By Motor VehicleResults may vary depending on your particular facts and legal circumstances.
Plaintiff, 67 years old at the time of the accident, while walking towards her parked vehicle in a parking lot, was struck when when a vehicle backed out of the parking space. Plaintiff was struck on her right side causing her to fall violently to the ground on her left hip and lower back. As a result of this accident, Plaintiff sustained the following injuries: left fifth and sixth anterior rib fractures close to the costochondral junction; lower back injuries; and left hip injuries. After physical therapy and injection therapy did not relieve her pain, Plaintiff consulted with orthopedic surgeon, who performed multi-level decompressive laminectomies at L3-L4 and L4-L5 with instrumentation and fusion.
On January 30, 2020, the case settled for a total amount of $285,000.