$249,280.51 Soft tissue Verdict
Melton v. Curtis, Multnomah County Case No. 17CV10984
Plaintiff Melton was driving through an intersection when she was struck by Defendant Curtis who had run a red light. The impact caused Melton’s car to roll over. Melton claimed permanent crash-related injuries to her back, neck and shoulders as well as a concussion. She sought $24,280.51 for past medical expenses, $742.50 for lost wages and $1.2 Million for non-economic damages.
Defendant Curtis admitted liability and that Melton suffered some injury. She disputed the extent of Melton’s injuries and damages.
Plaintiff’s Counsel – Kyle Clark
Defense Counsel – Edward Wallace
Verdict – $249,280.51
Date – May 22, 2018