Dallas semi-truck wreck lawyer-Amy Witherite-a semi-truck wreck attorney alerts $23.5 million verdict. Jury finds for victims of semi-truck wreck.
December 26, 2008, Dallas, TX (AmericanInjuryNews.com)–Aggressive personal injury and wrongful death litigator in the Texas courts, Amy Witherite, a Dallas semi-truck wreck attorney, reports jury verdict. A Wichita, Kansas jury rendered a $23.5 million verdict against a truck driver and her employer, Swift Transportation for the death of another semi-truck driver in 2006. According to the lawsuit, truck driver Robyn Getchel, employed by Swift Transportation, missed her turn while trying to pull into a highway rest stop. Getchel was trying to back-up, on the highway, when she was rear-ended by another semi-truck driver. The driver of the second truck, Dennis Bottorff, was killed instantly and his passenger suffered severe spinal cord injuries leaving him completely disabled.
Leading Dallas County semi-truck truck wreck attorney, Witherite, with the Dallas, Texas semi-truck wreck law firm of Eberstein & Witherite reports the following facts revealed in the investigation and litigation are:
-Getchel, the at-fault driver, was inexperienced (only driving for about 6 months)
-Getchel had failed her commercial license exam several times
-Getchel had a known history of drug use
-Getchel tested positive for methamphetamine in a post-accident drug test
Assertive semi-truck wreck victims advocate for all Texans, Witherite, a Dallas semi-truck wreck injury attorney states when drivers and passengers are injured in semi-truck wrecks the injuries and damages can be catastrophic. Innocent consumers are injured by reckless drivers every year in Texas. Injured victims may be entitled to compensation for their damages and injuries.
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