A man has filed a Maine injury lawsuit alleging he sustained serious injuries in a 2010 fair accident at Windsor Fairgrounds. He was reportedly struck in the head and shoulder while watching a harness race. He was one of five people hurt in the accident.
Bangor injury lawyers understand the gate, which is towed by a vehicle, didn’t retract fast enough and several spectators were hit. The gate, which weighs approximately 1,500 pounds, was reportedly traveling some 35 mph at the time of the incident.
As in many cases like this, where injuries occur due to dangerous conditions or faulty equipment on a property, several of those involved negotiated settlement agreements with insurance companies However, this plaintiff said his settlement negotiations were unsuccessful and now, his medical bills are approaching $100,000.