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Court: Cuyahoga County Court of Common Pleas
Family of Drowning Victim Settles for $400,000
Plaintiff, an adult non-swimmer, found drowning in a deep end of a swimming pool. Plaintiff claimed defendant negligent in lifeguard duties. Defendants denied negligence, alleged contributory negligence of plaintiff for entering deep end of pool. Defendant alleged that plaintiff died of natural death causes based on coroner’s report. Defendant claims he died of sudden arrhythmic death originating from a vegetative lesion in the mitral valve.