$197,808.50 MVA Verdict
Vaughn v. Sunset Auto Parts and Schnell, Multnomah County Case No. 15CV17358
Plaintiff Vaughn was driving on Highway 30. Defendant Schnell was driving on an intersecting road for his employer Defendant Sunset Auto Parts. Schnell failed to stop for a stop sign and pulled directly in front of Vaughn causing a crash. Vaughn alleged crash-related injuries including cervical, thoracic and lumbar strains and sprains, contusions and chest wall muscle strains. She sought $15,435.70 in medical expenses, $7,372.80 in lost income, $75,000.00 in future impaired earnings and $125,000 in non-economic damages.
Defendants admitted liability for the crash and that Vaughn suffered some injury but contested the extent of the injury.
Plaintiff’s Counsel – David S. Foster
Defense Counsel – Christopher Drotzmann
Verdict – $197,808.50
Date –July 21, 2016August 1, 2016