$4,000,000:: Plaintiff vs. CalTrans, Tire Store

Settlement: Single vehicle accident and wrongful death in Del Norte County, California

Single vehicle collision case in Del Norte County, the northernmost county in California, and obtained what appears to be the largest reported result in a wrongful death or personal injury case in that very conservative jurisdiction.

The case involved two students at Humboldt State who were traveling northbound on Interstate 101, near the Redwood National and State Parks. The challenging legal aspects of the case involve proving tire store liability and CalTrans government liability.

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