Bicyclist Alleges Collision & Injury – Defense Verdict

Ryan v. Riggert, Multnomah County Case No. 16CV17886 Plaintiff Ryan was a bicyclist stopped at a red light in SE Portland when she was hit from behind by a car driven by Defendant Riggert.  Ryan alleged crash-related injures including sacroiliitis.  She sought $17,374.60 for past medical expenses and $36,710.00 for non-economic damages. Defendant Riggert denied…

Bicycle Verdict

Leighan v. Kreps, Multnomah County Case No. 1403-03341 This was a bicycle accident case. Plaintiff alleged that he was on his bicycle heading eastbound on Fremont when Defendant suddenly turned his car left across his lane causing a crash.  Plaintiff alleged that Defendant was negligent for failing to keep a proper lookout, speeding and failing to control his…