GRETNA – Two individuals are seeking damages following an accident that was allegedly due to the negligence of another driver.
Melvin Medrano and Santos Espinoza filed a suit against Financial Indemnity Co., Bruce Griffin and Craig Griffin in the 24th Judicial District Court on May 23.
According to the claim, Craig Griffin or Bruce Griffin and/or unidentified driver crashed into Medrano's vehicle on March 17 near Glen Della Drive, allegedly due to negligence, and purportedly causing injuries and damages to the plaintiffs.
The defendants are accused of negligence through failure to handle the vehicle in a responsible way, failure to control the vehicle, striking another vehicle and failure to exercise overall due care.
The plaintiffs are seeking an unspecified amount in damages. They are represented by Peter R. Brigandi Jr. of the Brigandi Law Firm in Gretna.
The case has been assigned to Division N Judge Stephen D. Enright Jr.
The 24th Judicial District Court Case number 761124