Mitchell Successful in Negligence Suit Arising from Car Accident

Posted on: October 14th, 2014

Grefe & Sidney attorney Clark Mitchell successfully defended Jim and Marcia Sparks at trial in Madison County District Court, in a negligence suit arising out of a car accident. Plaintiff claimed injuries to her back as a result of a car accident. Plaintiff was the passenger in a vehicle which was struck by Marcia Sparks as she pulled forward from a yield sign. At trial, Mitchell highlighted Plaintiff’s failure to seek treatment for a year after her alleged injury. During that year, Plaintiff saw her family doctor on multiple occasions and had no complaints of pain.  Mitchell asked the jury to award Plaintiff no damages for injuries claimed by Plaintiff. The jury agreed, and returned a defense verdict.

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