Wrongful death case

– Hon. Jennifer Duncan-Brice, ret.

Wrongful death case.  Single plaintiff in his 30’s involved in minor accident on the freeway.  While taking photos of the damage, he was struck and killed by a truck.  Allegation of failure to maintain safe distance between truck and pedestrian after driver had seen the pedestrian on the side of the road.  Mediated settlement of $1.8 million.  Plaintiff was survived by mother and siblings.