Keyser v. Coleman, Multnomah County Case No. 16CV12961
Plaintiff Keyser alleged that he was hit by Defendant Coleman when Coleman made a lane change as I-84 merges into I-5 South. He alleged that Coleman was negligent for driving too fast and changing lanes without yielding. Keyser claimed crash-related injuries to his back, shoulder, knees and arm. He sought $10,000 in non-economic damages pursuant to ORS 20.080.
Defendant Coleman denied liability and claimed that the crash was Keyser’s fault for driving too fast and changing lanes without yielding.
Plaintiff’s Counsel – Jeremiah Ross
Defense Counsel – Bryan Kidder
Verdict – $6,800.00 (After 20% reduction for comparative negligence).
Date – August 9, 2017