Last week a Bolivar County jury returned a $495,000 plaintiff verdict in a car wreck case.

The wreck involved a plaintiff who was speeding colliding with defendant’s lowboy trailer. The defendant contested liability, causation and damages.

The jury found damages of $495,000 and assessed 30% fault to the plaintiff. The judgment was $346,500.

Baskin Jones of Jackson and John Daniels represented the plaintiff. Mike Baxter and Robert Gibbs represented the defendant.