A multi-vehicle accident occurred when the defendant lost control of his car and ran into a retainer wall. The plaintiff attempted to stop abruptly before colliding with the defendant, but due to wet roads he was unable to. A third car became involved when it struck the back end of the plaintiff's car.
If you or a loved one has been in a car accident, which resulted in injuries, you may have rights to certain types of compensation. In cases where another person caused the car accident, the insurance company of the at-fault driver must pay out for the damages you suffered. This does not only include the damage to your vehicle, but your medical bills, and other costs that may have come about as a result of the accident. When dealing with insurance companies it serves your best interests to contact a Martin or St. Lucie county car accident attorney. If you have suffered an injury in a car accident, take advantage of the knowledge and dedication of the attorneys at Lauri J. Goldstein & Associates, PLLC.
The plaintiff sustained neck injuries and the accident further aggravated a previously treated back injury. He was also out of work for two months from the accident. The jury awarded the plaintiff a total of $5.4 million for his injuries.