CAR ACCIDENT SETTLEMENT
Car Accident Settlement – Durham Personal Injury Lawyer
Type of Action: Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Negligence.
Injuries Alleged: Following the accident, Client experienced immense pain in the face, neck and back areas, requiring immediate medical treatment. The Emergency Room doctor examined Client and noted bruising on the lower lip. Doctor diagnosed Client with a back strain, cervical strain and lip contusion. Doctor ordered Client to follow up with primary care physician should pain persist. The damages incurred by Client due to Defendant’s negligence are noteworthy.
Name of Case: [CONFIDENTIAL]
Court or County, with Case #: [CONFIDENTIAL]
Settlement/Trial: Case settled before filing lawsuit.
Special Damages: [CONFIDENTIAL]
Verdict or Settlement: Settlement
Lawyer for Plaintiff: J. Wallace Pierce, Pierce Law Offices, PLLC, Durham, North Carolina, (919) 313-2729.
Description of Case, evidence presented, and arguments made: Client was operating a vehicle towards an intersection. At the same time, the At-Fault driver while operating his vehicle, on a perpendicular street to that of client, approached the Intersection and stopped at the stop sign. At-fault driver, while attempting to cross the Intersection prior to Client, pulled into Client’s lane of travel, resulting in a severe motor vehicle accident. North Carolina Highway Patrol investigated the accident. Trooper’s subsequent report observes that the “Contributing Circumstances” leading to the occurrence of this motor vehicle accident as At-Fault Driver’s failure to yield the right of way to Client.