Pedestrian Hit By Car – Defense Verdict

Toe v. Armstrong, Multnomah County Case No. 15CV29548

Plaintiff Toe was a pedestrian crossing SE Powell Boulevard when a car driven by Defendant Armstrong struck her.  Toe claimed that Armstrong was negligent for speeding and failing to keep a lookout for pedestrians.  She alleged crash-related injuries including a fractured clavicle requiring surgical repair.  She sought $54,707.44 for past medical expenses and $300,000 for non-economic damages.

Defendant Armstrong denied liability and alleged that Toe’s injuries resulted from her own negligence in failing to keep a lookout, failing to yield to the car and failing to use a crosswalk.

Plaintiff’s Counsel – Zachary Walker

Defense Counsel – John Eickelberg

Verdict – Defense Verdict

Date – November 15, 2016

November 17, 2016

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