Case Conclusion Date:July 2, 2004
Practice Area:Personal Injury
Outcome:Verdict of $954,732.09 reduced by Plaintiff's 30% negligence to $668,312.46
Description:Plaintiff was skiing at Welch Village Ski Area in what appeared to be a groomed area, but was actually a hillside road which had cut into tree roots, thereby causing tree branches to overhang the road. Plaintiff could not see a branch hanging vertically over the road and was struck in the eye, ultimately causing him to lose his eye.