$5,500,000 Awarded to Trucking Accident Victim

DATE OF VERDICT
2006-12-01

COURT AND COUNTY
Supreme Kings

AGE AND OCCUPATION OF PLAINTIFF
43 Year Old home improvement contractor

DESCRIPTION OF CASE
Plaintiff driving eastbound on Long Island Expressway was sideswiped by a dump tractor trailer pushing plaintiff's pickup truck into the median divider.

INJURIES/DAMAGES
Exacerbation of prior L5-S1 disc herniation and fresh disc herniation at L4-5 requiring fusion surgery and morphine pump.

VERDICT/SETTLEMENT AMOUNT
$5,500,000

NOTE
Jeffrey A. Block handled this case.