Chicago, IL (October 16, 2014) Patrick A. Salvi II and Jeffrey J. Kroll of Salvi, Schostok & Pritchard P.C. obtained a $2 million verdict on behalf of a bicyclist hit by a pizza delivery driver on July 6, 2011 in Deerfield, IL. The trial started on October 2, 2014and the Honorable Donald J. Suriano approved the verdict in Circuit Court of Cook County.
The plaintiff, 20-years-old at the time of the accident was riding her bicycle, when she was hit at the intersection of Carlisle Avenue and Lake Cook Road in Deerfield, IL. The plaintiff had made it halfway through the crosswalk in the eastbound lanes before she was hit by a pizza delivery driver. The driver was working for NRJM Inc., the franchise owner of Domino’s Pizza.
The plaintiff suffered serious life-changing injuries including breaking her pelvis in four places. She has permanent pain and disability in work, recreation, and activities of daily living.