Car Crash Verdict – $628,218.22
Rife v. McAfee, Multnomah County Case No. 1304-05481
Plaintiff was hit in a rear-end style car crash. Defendant admitted liability but disputed causation and damages. Plaintiff claimed injuries including L4-L5 disc protrusion requiring two surgeries; L5-S1 disc injury requiring fusion surgery and multiple epidural injections, facet injections and nerve ablations and a C5-C6 annular tear. Plaintiff sought non-economic damages of $1,300,000.00. She claimed economic damages including: past medical expenses - $248,767.39; future medical expenses - $100,000.00; past wage loss - $57,200.00; and future wage loss / lost . . .
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