Driver sued after failing to yield right of way, causing collision
A man is suing over claims he was injured when another driver in Beaumont collided with his vehicle.
Ronald Janisse filed a lawsuit March 27 in the Jefferson County District Court against Maria Jiminez, citing negligence.
According to the complaint, Janisse was driving eastbound on Calder Street in Beaumont on March 28, 2012, when Jiminiez, who was traveling westbound, failed to yield the right of way and collided with the plaintiff's car, causing injury.
Janisse is seeking damages within the jurisdictional limit of the court.
He is being represented in the case by Beaumont attorney John D. West.
Jefferson County District Court Case No. D195-535
This is a report on a civil lawsuit filed in the Jefferson County District Court. 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.