Disputed Red Light Crash Case
Motyko v. Carson and Sunshine Nurseries, Multnomah County Case No. 16CV25607
Plaintiff Motyko and a driver for Defendant Sunshine Nurseries were in an intersection collision at NE 138th and NE Airport Way. Each alleged that the other ran a red light. Motyko alleged that he suffered a torn rotator cuff and soft tissue injuries to his neck and back. He sought $30,426.80 for medical expenses and $50,000 for non-economic damages.
Defendant’s driver, Ms. Carson, brought counterclaims against Motyko for her own soft-tissue injuries. She sought $3,000 for medical expenses, $2,000 for property damage and $15,000 for non-economic damages.
Plaintiff’s Counsel – Wade Boyer and Eric Meyer
Defense Counsel – Andrew Grade
Verdict – Defense verdicts on all claims
Date – January 10, 2018February 16, 2018