$250,000 Settlement for Pedestrian AccidentDecember 1, 2011
Christopher L. Musmanno, personal injury attorney with the law firm of Einhorn, Harris, Ascher, Barbarito & Frost, Denville, NJ, announces a $250,000 settlement in an pedestrian accident. Plaintiff went for a jog. He came across a crosswalk with a blinking stop sign and began to jog across the street within the crosswalk. He was struck by an oncoming vehicle shattering his leg and required surgery to both his leg and shoulder. He settled the case with the driver for $250,000 which represented the driver’s auto insurance policy limit as well as the limit of insurance on his policy for under-insurance benefits.