BEAUMONT – A Walmart shopper alleges that she was injured in a store because of water left on the floor.

Lindzey McDonald filed a complaint on July 7 in the Jefferson County District Court against Wal-Mart Stores Texas LLC alleging that the retail store operator breached its duty to maintain the premises in a reasonably safe condition.

According to the complaint, the plaintiff alleges that on July 30, 2015, she was a business invitee at defendant's Beaumont Walmart store when she sustained injuries and damages when she slipped and fell on a puddle of water on the floor. 

The plaintiff holds Wal-Mart Stores Texas LLC responsible because the defendant allegedly failed to exercise ordinary care to eliminate the risk or warn invitees regarding a dangerous condition.

The plaintiff requests a trial by jury and seeks monetary relief of more than $100,000 but not more than $200,000 and all further relief to which she is justly entitled. She is represented by Jonathan C. Juhan and J.J. Bragg of Jonathan C. Juhan Attorney at Law in Beaumont.

Jefferson County District Court case number E-200343

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