$100,000 Settlement for Pedestrian Hit In a CrosswalkJuly 1, 2012
Christopher L. Musmanno, personal injury attorney with the law firm of Einhorn, Harris, Ascher, Barbarito & Frost, Denville, NJ, announces a $100,000 settlement for a pedestrian who was hit in a cross walk. Plaintiff was walking in a crosswalk when she was struck by a motor vehicle causing a fracture to her leg and necessitating ankle surgery. The defendant tendered its $15,000 policy limit. The Plaintiff possessed under-insured motorist coverage for bodily injury and was given another $85,000 for a total of $100,000 prior to litigation.