The incident was captured on videotape although both sides believed the tape helped to support their position.
Following the truck accident, Ms. Moyer incurred $50,000 in medical expenses; was on crutches; was unable to work; had lost wages of $100,000; had future lost wages estimated at $500,000 and had future medical expenses estimated at $320,000.
The jury found the truck driver 78% at fault and Ms. Moyer 22% at fault and awarded total damages of $850,000 in damages, which award was reduced by Ms. Moyer’s percentage of fault to $663,000.
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