New York Injury Lawyers Block O'Toole & Murphy, LLP Obtain $1,700,000 Settlement For Bronx Woman Hit By Truck While Crossing The Street

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Motor vehicle accident lawyers Block O'Toole & Murphy, LLP resolved a case for $1,700,000 on behalf of a 58 year old Bronx woman who was struck by a truck hauling granite, injuring her neck and low back.

Mr. Murphy remarked, "We are very pleased with this settlement. We were able to resolve this case two years before trial, obtain fair compensation for Ms. Morales and secure her and her family's financial future."

On July 16, 2013, the experienced personal injury lawyers at Block O'Toole & Murphy, LLP reached a $1,700,000 settlement in the case of Reina Morales vs. Robert L. Trombley and Granite Works, Inc. (New York Supreme Court, Bronx County, Index Number: 303809/2012). The case settled after discovery was complete, but before the scheduled trial date. According to the deposition testimony of the parties, the Plaintiff was walking across Alexander Avenue at its intersection with East 134th Street in the Bronx, when she was struck by a left-turning truck that was owned and operated by the Defendants. Plaintiff alleged injuries to her neck and back, and underwent two spine surgeries following the incident.

This settlement continues Block O'Toole & Murphy's run of top personal injury verdicts and settlements. The firm has resolved over Seven Hundred Million Dollars ($700 Million) worth of cases on behalf of its injured clients. The Morales case was handled by firm Partners Stephen J. Murphy and David L. Scher. Mr. Murphy remarked, "We are very pleased with this settlement. We were able to resolve this case two years before trial, obtain fair compensation for Ms. Morales and secure her and her family's financial future."

Block O'Toole & Murphy, LLP handles a variety of injury matters, including motor vehicle accident cases, construction site accident cases, and medical malpractice cases, among others.

The accident trial lawyers of Block O'Toole & Murphy, LLP can always be reached for a free consultation at (212) 736-5300.

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