$115,000 SETTLEMENT FOR NEAR HEAD-ON MOTOR VEHICLE COLLISION
A married couple received settlements totaling $115,000 for serious personal injuries they sustained in a near head-on motor vehicle collision with a rental truck in a parking lot. The woman sustained multiple traumatic injuries, including cervical sprain/strain, cervical radiculopathy, concussion/post-concussion syndrome, headaches, lumbar radiculopathy, and a right knee meniscus tear. Her husband sustained injury to his neck and low back including aggravation of pre-existing disc disease. The driver who was at fault tendered his bodily injury liability limit of $30,000 and the couple received an additional $85,000 of underinsured motorist ("UIM") benefits from their own insurance policy.