Iowa State Jury Awards $3.9 Million To Drunken Driving Victim

Mealey's (October 11, 2016, 1:33 PM EDT) -- DES MOINES, Iowa — An Iowa jury on Oct. 7 awarded nearly $4 million to a woman whose leg was injured when her car was hit by a drunken driver (Cheryl Bronson v. Ryan Foley, No. 05771 LACL133402, Iowa 5th Dist., Polk Co.).

The jury in the Fifth District Court of Iowa for Polk County awarded Cheryl Bronson $3.5 million in compensatory damages and an additional $425,000 in punitive damages.  Bronson sued Ryan Foley in 2015 after he crashed into her car while driving under the...
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