Stewart Law Offices Secures $9.8 Million Settlement in Drunk Driving Crash

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$9.8 Million Settlement for Drunk Driving Crash Victim

Stephen Vicari of Stewart Law Offices helped secure a settlement of $9,819,683.20 for an individual who suffered a traumatic brain injury and orthopedic injuries as a result of a drunk driving accident. The victim endured an extensive hospitalization period lasting over 50 days and underwent multiple surgeries to address the severe injuries sustained in the collision. The accident occurred when the victim, a passenger, was involved in a crash with a drunk driver who had been overserved at various Charleston bars. The collision, which occurred around 3 a.m. on the interstate, involved the drunk driver traveling at a speed of approximately 50 mph, leading to a devastating impact with another motorist.

Stewart Law Offices Secures a Victory

In South Carolina, there can be civil liability for a place that serves alcohol to someone who is already clearly intoxicated. If they serve additional alcohol to someone who then harms another person while intoxicated, the injured person can pursue compensation from the establishment for the resulting harm.

Were You Hurt in a Drunk Driving Accident?

If you were injured in a drunk driving crash someone else caused, you may be owed financial compensation for your medical expenses, lost wages, pain, suffering, and more. An experienced accident lawyer from Stewart Law Offices can meet with you during a free, no-obligation consultation to discuss your legal rights and options. Contact us today to learn more.

Getting in any kind of accident can change your life. We understand the stress, the medical bills, the time missed from work, and the pain and suffering that comes with serious injuries. That is why our dedicated personal injury lawyers in the Carolinas are here to help you move forward.