Cash settlement prior to trial. Plaintiff, a Chinese-American, struck the side of a tractor-trailer that was attempting to make a left turn in front of him at an intersection. Plaintiff suffered multiple bruises, soft tissue neck injuries with cervical disc herniation and a compression fracture of the C3 vertebrae. Defendant contended that plaintiff could have avoided the collision if he had been paying attention.
$107,000 - Wu v. Protective Ins. Co. and Transus, Inc., State Court of Fulton County, Atlanta, Georgia