Description: A 16-year-old boy injured his right hand in an ATV roll over accident. Four fingers were crushed requiring surgery. All four fingers would eventually be amputated due to severity of injuries.
Description: A family of three was involved in an accident on I-35W when the driver of their vehicle lost control due to snow and was eventually struck by a semi. All three sustained significant orthopedic injuries. Semi disputed fault.
Description: Uncontrolled intersection crash on a rural gravel road in IA. SUV and Semi hit simultaneously in the middle of the intersection. A 47-year-old mother of two died leaving behind her husband and two children. The defendant had the directional right of way, but was speeding and therefore could have avoided the accident.
Description: Jogger struck in pedestrian crosswalk while crossing on a don’t walk sign sustaining fractured leg and pelvis. Driver failed to yield while turning left. Liability disputed based on don’t walk signal.
Description: An 8-year-old girl was injured while riding on the back of a snowmobile. Her 14-year-old cousin was driving when they hit a tree. She sustained facial fractures that did not require surgery.
Description: Woman involved in an intersection accident sustaining concussion – she claimed she had green light – defendant claimed she had green light – no witnesses to accident –insurance denied liability saying plaintiff at fault - Jury found defendant 100% at fault.