this should augment his state gov't pension nicely
Jury awards Bothell couple $1.3 million after man's fall on Metro bus
A King County Superior Court jury has awarded $1.25 million to a man who alleged negligence on King County Metro Transit's part after he fell while exiting a Metro bus in downtown Seattle in 2006.
By Steve Miletich
Seattle Times staff reporter
A King County Superior Court jury has awarded $1.25 million to a man who alleged King County Metro Transit was negligent after he fell while exiting a bus in downtown Seattle in 2006.
The jury also awarded $87,500 to the man's wife for the impact his injury had on her.
The verdict was returned Wednesday in favor of Keith and Judy Knappett.
Keith Knappett, a 58-year-old state worker, suffered a permanent and severe leg injury
|Liveleak on Facebook|