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$2.2 Million Settlement for Camerawoman Injured by Falling Tree: Plaintiff vs. Quest Homeowner’s Association


Plaintiff vs. Quest Homeowner’s Association

At 4:30 a.m. on February 1, 2016, The plaintiff and her cameraman were sent by her studio, KGTV Chanel 10 News, to prepare a news report on the aftermath of a severe storm that had passed through San Diego the previous day. Arriving at the Quest Property, Plaintiff found four very large, downed eucalyptus trees.  While preparing for the 5:00 a.m. news report, a fifth eucalyptus tree fell on her, causing severe injuries.

Discovery revealed that the HOA knew the dangers posed by trees on its property.