$70,000. Car Hits Bicyclist in Marlborough

A bicyclist, who was injured as a result of a passing car received a settlement of $70,000.00 for injuries he sustained as a result of the accident.  Although the police investigated and ruled that there was no contact by the passing car, through discovery and depositions, it was discovered that the police officer was friends with the automobile operator and may have been bias and negligent in his investigation of the accident.  Plaintiff’s counsel was able to prove that the plaintiff’s collision was caused by the passing car despite the plaintiff’s lack of memory as to the details of the accident.