$3.4 MILLION SETTLEMENT - PEDESTRIAN INJURY AT DANGEROUS INTERSECTION

We represented an 8 year old boy struck by an uninsured motorist while crossing a busy Oakland, California intersection. He had gone to the corner grocery store to get an ice cream cone. The boy had the right of way, but a curved approach to the intersection prevented the driver from seeing the boy in the crosswalk. The City of Oakland failed to install traffic signals which would have prevented the accident. The settlement from the City provided lifetime medical and living expenses for the boy