$90,000 Car Crash Verdict
Blackmon v. Heidar, Multnomah County Case No. 14CV10024
Ms. Blackmon was stopped at a crosswalk when she was struck from behind by a vehicle driven by Mr. Heidar. Mr. Heidar then left the scene of the crash. Blackmon claimed the impact caused injuries including a neck strain/sprain, TMJ joint dysfunction, and headaches. She sought damages including past and future medical expenses totaling $57,484.00, lost wages of $272.00 and non-economic damages of $250,000.00.
Mr. Heidar admitted liability and causation but disputed Plaintiff’s damages.
Plaintiff’s Counsel – Dean Heiling
Defense Counsel – William J. Martin
Verdict – $90,000.00 ($55,244.00 in non-economic damages)
Date – July 22, 2015July 26, 2015