NEW ORLEANS – A man is suing a New Orleans bowling alley where he claims he slipped and fell, sustaining a head injury.
Louis Boccanfuso filed a complaint against Hallmark Specialty Insurance Company and Ye Olde College Inn Inc., dba Rock 'N' Bowl, on Feb. 11 in Orleans Parish Civil District Court. According to the lawsuit, the plaintiff is seeking damages for an incident that took place on Dec. 22, 2018 when he slipped on a cherry on his way to the restroom. The suit claims the cherry was left in the middle of the floor, causing Boccanfuso to fall and hit his head on the ground.
The defendant is accused of negligence and failure to prevent an incident from taking place. The plaintiff seeks all reasonable damages, court costs, attorney fees and all appropriate relief, and is represented by attorney Daniel B. Snellings of Morris Bart LLC in New Orleans.
The case has been assigned to Division C Judge Sidney H. Cates IV.
Orleans Parish Civil District Court Case number 19-1536