When the light turned green, the driver accelerated backwards, striking the client and pinning the motorcyclist into the vehicle behind him.
San Antonio, TX (PRWEB) April 30, 2015
The victim of a motorcycle collision settled with insurance company for $155k with the help of The Carlson Law Firm personal injury attorneys, Edna Elizondo and John Hodges.
The Carlson Law Firm’s client was in a line of vehicles sitting at a stopped traffic light. While the traffic light was red, the driver in front of the client dropped her cell phone and reached to pick it up. Doing so, put her vehicle in reverse. When the light turned green, the driver accelerated backwards, striking the client and pinning the motorcyclist into the vehicle behind him, according to court documents (Case 236-276573-2015, Burleson County).
According to court documents (Case 236-276573-2015, Burleson County), the victim sustained painful injuries in his right shoulder, left knee, right ear and left hand. The victim was diagnosed with tears, thinning parts and joint fluid in his left knee. The accident has caused significant pain and regular migraines. Due to the pain in his knee, the victim underwent a surgical procedure to repair the damage from the crash.
If you or a loved one has been injured in a collision, contact the personal injury attorneys at The Carlson Law Firm for a free consultation to see if you are entitled to financial compensation for your pain and suffering. Settlements and verdicts vary between cases. Results of other cases are not indicators for the success of future cases. The Carlson Law Firm can help determine if you have a case and fight for what you deserve.