$99,978.03 Car Crash Verdict
Carter-Campbell v. King, Multnomah County Case No. 15CV10074
Plaintiff Carter-Campbell was stopped for traffic on the off-ramp of I-205 when she was hit from behind by Defendant King. Carter-Campbell alleged that the crash caused a tear in her shoulder labrum which required surgery as well as strains and sprains in her neck and back. She sought $76,000 in past medical expenses, $25,000 in lost wages and $250,000 in non-economic damages.
Defendant King admitted that she caused the crash by following too closely. She contested the nature, extent and relatedness of Carter-Campbell’s injuries.
Plaintiff’s Counsel – Joshua Callahan
Defense Counsel – Ulanda Watkins
Verdict – $99,978.03 ($5,000 in non-economic damages)
Date – March 30, 2016April 22, 2016