Former San Diego mayor's wife wins $85,000 in ruptured breast implant lawsuit

SAN DIEGO (KGTV) -- A verdict was reached Wednesday in a lawsuit against the City of San Diego filed by the wife of former Mayor Roger Hedgecock involving her ruptured breast implants.

A jury awarded nearly $85,000 to Cynthia Hedgecock in a lawsuit she filed after she tripped and fell on a Pacific Beach sidewalk, rupturing one of her breast implants. 

Cynthia Hedgecock claims the city failed to maintain the tree that caused a crack in a Pacific Beach sidewalk.

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Hedgecock claims the damage led to nearly $20,000 in medical bills.

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Tuesday, Hedgecock said she felt significant pain and experienced anxiety about any long-lasting impacts that the leaking silicone may have.

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