Our client sustained a rotator cuff tear in his shoulder and injury to his lumbar spine for which he treated with several physicians.
The collision was to the passenger’s side of the vehicle.
Defendant entered the intersection and stopped directly in Client’s lane. Client attempted to avoid the collision, but could not react fast enough. Client suffered loss of consciousness, severe bruising and lacerations to her entire body. She also suffered a fractured back at L1. The L1 disc burst with a retropulse fracture, requiring surgical intervention.
Client was a passenger in a wheelchair being transported by medical transportation company. Defendant driver came to a stop and client feel over to his side.