$66,000 Bicycle v. MVA Verdict
Howe v. Yusuf and Radio Cab Co., Multnomah County Case No. 15CV33850
Plaintiff Howe was riding a bicycle near SE Oak Street and Sandy Boulevard when Defendant Yusuf pulled out into the road without yielding and caused a collision. Yusuf was driving for Radio Cab at the time of the crash. Howe alleged that Yusuf failed to yield the right of way. He claimed crash-related injuries including a deep facial laceration with permanent scarring and loss of sensation, along with a variety of minor injuries to other body parts. He sought $785,000 for non-economic damages.
Defendants admitted liability and that the crash caused some injuries to Howe but contested the extent of his damages.
Plaintiff’s Counsel – Robert Le
Defense Counsel – Andrew Glascock
Verdict – $66,000.00
Date – June 6, 2017
June 14, 2017