A Luzerne County jury has awarded more than $500,000, including punitive damages, to a man who suffered serious neck and back injuries in a car wreck where the plaintiff claimed the driver was under the influence of heroin and that his father allowed him use of the car, despite the son's spotty driving record and history of drug and alcohol abuse.
Verdicts & Settlements
Jury Finds Intoxicated Man, Father Negligent In Car Accident
The Legal Intelligencer
June 18, 2013