The Summerville News is reporting that a Chattooga County woman is suing Wal-Mart Inc., after she slipped and fell inside the local store.
According to a lawsuit filed last Friday in the Chattooga County Superior Court.
Mary Ashworth alleges that she fell on Feb. 6, 2008 in the Pennville store, according to court records. She alleges that she slipped.
“. . . the Plaintiff was an invitee in the Wal-Mart retail facility in Chattooga County when she slipped and fell on the floor due to negligence of the defendant in failing to keep the premises safe,” according to the lawsuit filed by Ashworth’s attorney Bobby Lee Cook. “The plaintiff sues to recover for all of her medical expenses, for her pain and suffering and for her permanent disability in the sum and amount of $150,000.”