$4.25 Million Settlement – Catastrophic Injuries Following Tractor-Trailer Accident
Excerpt from Virginia Lawyers Weekly.
The plaintiff was a passenger in a tractor-trailer that ran off the road and overturned when the driver lost control. The driver was killed as a result of the accident. The plaintiff suffered catastrophic injuries including a C7 spinal cord injury which rendered her quadriplegic. The plaintiff required extensive medical treatment and hospitalizations. Over time she regained the use of her upper extremities but has limited fine motor skills in her hands and fingers due to contractures and spasticity