Mother, Son Collect $300,000 After Being Struck By Car
Cameron said she did not receive any offers to settle the case until just recently, as an early November trial date loomed. Ultimately the two sides agreed to settle, with the boy receiving $205,000 and the mother $110,000.
The family now lives in North Carolina, Cameron noted. "[The defense] had had a hard position on liability for a long time," said Cameron. "With experts and a trial date coming and parental immunity issues, I think they changed their position."