Wreck on SH87 leads to lawsuit

Kelly Holleran Mar. 29, 2010, 5:00am

A Jefferson County man claims he sustained bodily injuries after a driver struck him.

Alfonso Figueroa filed a lawsuit March 15 in Jefferson County District Court against Robert Earl Cargile.

Figueroa claims he sustained the injuries during a collision on March 20, 2009, at the 5200 block of State Highway 87 in Port Arthur when Robert Earl Cargile's vehicle collided with his.

In addition to his injuries, Figueroa incurred medical costs and experienced physical pain, mental anguish and physical impairment because of the collision, the suit states.

Figueroa seeks a judgment within the jurisdictional limits of Jefferson County District Court, pre- and post-judgment interest, costs and other relief to which he may be entitled.

John A. Carwile of The Law Office of John A. Carwile in Houston will be representing him.

The case has been assigned to Judge Donald Floyd 172nd District Court.

Jefferson County District Court case number: E186-267.

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