$100,000 Settlement for Military Veteran Injured in Car AccidentSeptember 1, 2013
Christopher L. Musmanno, Esq., personal injury attorney with the law firm of Einhorn, Harris, Ascher, Barbarito & Frost, P.C., Denville, NJ, announces a $100,000 settlement for a military veteran who was injured in car accident, The plaintiff served in the military for many years. Upon his discharge in March 2013, he was traveling south on Route 206, near the intersection of West Main Street in Chester when an 87 year old man who was traveling north on Route 206 failed to yield the right of way and made a left turn directly in front of the plaintiff. As a result of the accident, the plaintiff sustained a severe injury to his neck as well as other injuries, necessitating anterior cervical diskectomy and disc replacement with decompression of the spinal canal at C6-7, as well as macro dissection of the nerve roots. Unfortunately, the defendant had no assets and the case was settled for the maximum $100,000 insurance policy limit.