$175,000 verdict in Car Accident case

Auburn, Androscoggin County, Maine.  In this personal injury car accident case, a motor vehicle passed the plaintiff at a high rate of speed crashed into an oncoming vehicle head-on and side-swiped the plaintiff’s car. The driver of passing automobile was uninsured and died at the scene of the accident. Plaintiff incurred chronic neck and shoulder pain and lost earnings of approximately $10,000 and medical bills of $4,710.83.  Plaintiff sued his insurance company for uninsured motorist claim.  Prior to trial, the Defendant insurance company offered $18,000.