Student Struck By Car While Walking To McDonald’s

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L. J. (a minor) v. State Auto – March 2011The case settled for $39,000 (Uninsured Motorist Claim). This was awarded to a 14-year-old high school student for injuries she sustained from being hit by a car. She was walking from school to McDonald’s. A car struck her as she was walking across the entrance to a parking lot. The driver then left her by leaving the scene of the accident. The teenager was treated at Kosair for knee abrasions, pain and swelling. Her knee injuries from the accident required arthroscopic surgery and interrupted her playing field hockey for the year.

$39,000