$150k settlement for woman injured by three-time drunk driver

Attorney Jonathan Groth obtained a $150,000 settlement on behalf of a Clintonville, Wisconsin woman who was hit by a drunk driver.

The 55-year-old female victim was traveling north on U.S. Highway 45 near Clintonville, Wisconsin in Waupaca County when a drunk driver crossed the center line and hit her head-on. The collision was the fourth time that the defendant was cited for driving while intoxicated and operating a motor vehicle after revocation as a habitual traffic offender. The drunk driver was previously charged with operating while intoxicated causing injury.

The victim suffered knee, neck and back injuries. The settlement was reached prior to Attorney Jonathan Groth having to file a lawsuit on behalf of the victim.