Plaintiff Was Crossing City Street in Crosswalk - $1,500,000 Settlement
Brief Result Summary | Crosswalk Accident Case Results | Mainetti Mainetti
Date of Settlement: July 14, 2008
Court: Supreme Court Ulster County
Age/Occupation: Plaintiff 86 year old widow.
Case Facts: Plaintiff was crossing city street in crosswalk when struck by 17 year
old driver. Plaintiff says impact caused her '"to fall to ground".
Defendant thought plaintiff was going to stop walking and therefore did not stop.
Injuries/Damages: Tibial fracture, pelvic fracture, humeral head and neck
fracture, infection of fracture sites resulting in two skin grafts, open
reduction, internal fixation tibia and fibula with multiple infections
at fracture site, permanent antalgic gait.
NOTE: This settlement was driven by fact that Plaintiff was previously
very active elderly person she had undergone extensive hospitalization
and rehabilitation. Case was handled by Alfred Mainetti.