Auto Crash: $170,000 Settlement
Female Plaintiff was driving home late at night after her shift at work. She was traveling northbound approaching an intersection where defendant driving southbound attempted to make a left -hand turn on a red arrow directly into the path of Plaintiff who was driving the speed limit of 50 MPH. Upon impact, Plaintiff's 2001 Chevrolet Blazer overturned, trapping her inside, while it continued to travel on its roof through the intersection in a northeasterly direction. Both vehicles were totaled. Plaintiff had surgery fusing L4-L5 in lower back.