$450,000 Settlement For Motor Vehicle AccidentFebruary 18, 2021 | Results may vary depending on your particular facts and legal circumstances.
Plaintiff, presently forty-four (44) years of age, was a passenger in a vehicle that was struck in the rear. As contained in the police report, the defendant told the responding police officer that she was frazzled and did not see plaintiff’s vehicle slowing down. Plaintiff sustained injuries to her neck and lower back, which she attempted to cure with conservative treatment. However, the conservative treatment failed to she consulted with a neurosurgeon. She complained of neck pain radiating to her right shoulder and down her right arm. The surgeon reviewed various treatment options and recommended an anterior C4-C5, C5-C6 and C6-C7 discectomy and fusion procedure with instrumentation in hopes of relieving her pain. On December 15,2020, Plaintiff underwent the recommended surgery. The case settled for a total amount of $ 450,000.00.