Metro Bus & Rail Accidents
Latino man injured when bus door closed on his leg. Plaintiff offered to settle pretrial. WMATA made no offer. Jury verdict after 30 minutes for Sparks' client. Jurors sent note during deliberation asking Court to make WMATA pay plaintiff's attorney fees.
Security Guard broke her leg on icy escalator steps at Anacostia Metro Station while commuting to her job at the IRS. WMATA made no offer to settle. Quick verdict for plaintiff.