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Van Camp v. McAfoos
Iowa Supreme Court
156 N.W.2d 878 (Iowa 1968)
McAfoos (defendant), a three-year-old child, was riding a tricycle on a sidewalk and collided with Van Camp (plaintiff) without warning. Van Camp suffered injuries to her leg and brought a tort claim against McAfoos. The trial court sustained McAfoos’s motion to dismiss, stating that Van Camp failed to allege fault on the part of McAfoos. Van Camp appealed the decision to the Iowa Supreme Court.
Rule of Law
Holding and Reasoning (Becker, J.)
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