Injured woman claims mall custodian ignored spill
June 16, 2010
BEAUMONT, TX — A Beaumont woman claims she slipped and fell on a spill at the Parkdale Mall while a custodian worked nearby, according to the Southeast Texas Record.
Theresa Wilson filed a lawsuit June 8 in Jefferson County District Court against CBL Parkdale Mall, CBL Parkdale Crossing and CBL and Associates, the article noted.
After falling on the floor, Wilson noticed a custodial employee standing nearby and questioned why the employee hadn''t cleaned the spill, the article stated.
"The custodian responded by saying the spill was not, ''in her area,''" the suit states.
Because of her fall, Wilson incurred medical costs, lost her earnings and her earning capacity and suffered physical impairment, physical pain, mental anguish and disfigurement, the article added.
According to the article, Wilson is seeking an unspecified judgment, plus pre-judgment interest, costs and other relief the court deems just.
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