A lawsuit was filed after a rear-end collision occurred on Seventh Street in Port Arthur.
Shenita Spearman, individually and next friend of Christopher Allen, filed a lawsuit April 23 in the Jefferson County Court against Jose Castro, citing negligence.
The complaint states Spearman was driving eastbound Aug. 9, in the 3800 block of Seventh Street in Port Arthur when the defendant rear-ended the plaintiff.
As a result of the defendant's negligence, the plaintiffs sustained injuries, according to the complaint.
The plaintiffs are seeking no more than $200,000 in damages.
They are being represented in the case by Ryan B. Bormaster of R.B. Bormaster & Associates PC in Houston.
Jefferson County Court Case No. B195-628
This is a report on a civil lawsuit filed in the Jefferson County 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.