$39,117 Car Crash Verdict
Knudson v. Mitchell, Multnomah County Case No. 16CV14027
Plaintiff Knudson was driving east towards an intersection while Defendant Mitchell approached from the west. Mitchell suddenly took a left turn across Knudson’s lane, causing a crash. Knudson alleged Mitchell was negligent for failing to yield to oncoming traffic. Knudson claimed crash-related injuries to her head, neck, back, chest, abdomen, wrist and knee. She sought past medical expenses totaling $9,117.75 and non-economic damages of $100,000.
Defendant Mitchell admitted liability and causation but disputed Knudson’s damages.
Plaintiff’s Counsel – Stephen Voorhees
Defense Counsel – Eric Meyer
Verdict – $39,117.75
Date – May 23, 2017June 5, 2017