HUNTINGTON — A Pizza Hut delivery driver is suing operators of a Best Western hotel, alleging negligence led to injuries for the plaintiff.
Rebecca J. Eddy of Lawrence County, Ohio, filed a complaint in Cabell Circuit Court against Frontier Hospitality LLC, doing business as Best Western Huntington Mall Inn and Best Western International Inc., alleging the defendants failed to keep the hotel premises reasonably safe and free from dangerous condition.
According to the complaint, the plaintiff alleges that, on Sept. 17, 2016, Eddy delivered pizza to customers of the defendants at the Best Western in Barboursville. The suit says as Eddy was exiting the hotel she was injured as a result of the unsafe condition in the hotel walkway.
The suit says Eddy sustained serious and permanent injuries, resulting in medical expenses, mental anguish, lost wages and other economic losses. The plaintiff alleges the defendants failed to properly inspect and maintain a safe premises.
Eddy seeks trial by jury, compensatory and general damages, pre- and post-judgment interest, attorney fees, court costs and all other available relief. She is represented by attorneys Michael P. Addair and Todd S. Bailess of Bailess Smith PLLC in Charleston.
Cabell Circuit Court case number 18-C-442