"There were more than 40 witnesses to the incident, he said, and the scene itself was approximately 400 feet by 2,000 feet -- an entire city block with businesses and apartments. Using HDS technology, Fries scanned the scene, the involved vehicles (at the impound yard) and used photographic evidence to reconstruct a virtual model of the incident that could be examined from almost any point of view.
'Once the plaintiff knew what we were able to provide, they dropped the lawsuit,' Fries said, adding that HDS technology is beginning to be a tool used by both the defendant and plaintiff. 'If done well, it's very compelling to the jury.'"
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