Accident on I-20 results in lawsuit
A Louisiana resident is suing after being involved in a motor vehicle collision on Interstate 20.
Shaquille Hargrove filed a lawsuit March 25 in the Marshall Division of the United States Court for the Eastern District of Texas against P&B Trucking Inc. and Dennis Lynn Just, citing negligence.
The complaint states Hargrove was injured in a collision on April 5, 2012, while a passenger in a vehicle traveling eastbound on I-20. The plaintiff alleges Just collided with the plaintiff's vehicle because he failed to control his speed.
The plaintiff is seeking an undisclosed amount in damages.
He is being represented in the case by attorney Cynthia L. Carroll-Bridges of Simmons, Morris & Carroll LLC.
The case has been assigned to District Judge Rodney Gilstrap and referred to Magistrate Judge Roy Payne.United States District Court for the Eastern District of Texas Case No. 2:14-cv-00254-JRG-RSP. This is a report on a civil lawsuit filed in the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Texas. The details in this report come from an original complaint filed by a plaintiff. Please note, a complaint represents an accusation by a private individual, not the government. It is not an indication of guilt, and it only represents one side of the story.