Parking Lot Collision – Defense Verdict
Yankovskaya v. Montova and Legacy Emmanuel Hospital, Multnomah County Case No. 17CV11548
Plaintiff Yankovskaya claimed that she was stopped in the right-hand lane of the Legacy Emmanuel Parking lot waiting to turn right when she was struck head-on by Defendant Montova who was in the course and scope of his employment with Defendant Legacy. She claimed that the crash caused her neck, back, leg and knee strains and sprains as well as headaches. She sought $7,200.00 for past medical expenses, $5,000.00 for future medical costs and $25,000.00 for non-economic damages.
Defendants denied liability and claimed the crash was Yankovskaya’s own fault for not driving within her lane and attempting to make an unsafe turn.
Plaintiff’s Counsel – Josephine Townsend
Defense Counsel – Cliff Wilson
Verdict – Defense Verdict
Date – June 27, 2018