Excerpt from Virginia Lawyers Weekly – July 10, 2017
This was a personal injury case arising from a motor vehicle collision in Hanover County on March 15, 2015. The plaintiff, 22 at the time, was driving home from the grocery store when the defendant ran a stop-sign and T-boned the plaintiff ’s vehicle. The plaintiff was taken by ambulance to VCU Medical Center (MCV) with complaints of right ankle pain, right heel pain, headaches, and left wrist pain. Examination revealed an obvious deformity and bruising to the right ankle, swelling of the upper lip and nose, and dried blood on her nose.