Annie Cosby Jun. 18, 2014, 4:27pm

A Louisiana man is suing over claims he was injured in a collision with a commercial tractor-trailer. 

Ronald Anthony Captain Jr. filed a lawsuit June 9 in the Jefferson County District Court against Slay Transportation Co. Inc. and Juan Jose Estrada, citing negligence.

According to the complaint, Captain was a passenger in a vehicle on Interstate Highway 10 in Beaumont on June 24, 2012, when the vehicle was rear-ended by a tractor-trailer driven by Estrada in the course of his employment with Slay Transportation Co.

Captain says he sustained serious injuries and accuses the defendants of negligence.

Captain is seeking more than $50,000 in damages.

He is being represented in the case by attorney Frank W. Robertson of Jim S. Adler & Associates in Houston.

Jefferson County District Court Case No. E195-783

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.

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