On September 27, 2017, Mr. Waterman settled for $150,000.00 on a two-car crash case occurring on Monticello Avenue at its intersection with Greensprings Plantation Rd in Williamsburg, Virginia. The accident involved off-duty James City County school personnel, with the offending motorist being ticketed for failing to obey a stop sign. Three-day jury trial was set for November 7, 2017.