Cash settlement prior to trial. Plaintiff was a forty (40) year old waitress who suffered a clavicle fracture and a severed nerve in her pinky finger from embedded glass. Plaintiff had $14,262.34 in medical expenses and also witnessed her best friend’s death in the wreck. The case was settled before the court ruled on whether Plaintiff could recover for the emotional distress of witnessing her best friend’s death.
$250,000 - Sexton v. Suntory Water Group, State Court of DeKalb County, Decatur, Georgia