Sacramento Radio Contestant Died Of Water Intoxication

Verdict: $16.6 Million | Sacramento County Superior Court | Strange v. Entercom Communications, et al.

Defendants denied that this incident could result in death and said that she was a willing participant. The claim made by the family was that she was not mindful of the potential risks and dangers to her and that the defendants were negligent for running the contest. Proving the elements of what took place, how the defendants were responsible, causation and the nature of the losses that this family suffered were crucial aspects of this case. The defendants' carrier offered $7 million prior to trial.