CHARLESTON — A man is suing Ford Motor Co., alleging the new vehicle he purchased was in poor condition.
Jared Garner filed a complaint in Kanawha Circuit Court against Ford Motor Co. and Thornhill Group Inc.
The suit states the plaintiff purchased a 2016 Ford Fusion from the defendant on Dec. 16, 2015. After purchasing the vehicle, the plaintiff became aware of a number of defects for which he has sought repairs. Plaintiff claims the vehicle continues to fail to work properly, and the defendant has failed to provide a comparable replacement vehicle to the plaintiff pursuant to West Virginia Law and that he has lost thousands of dollars throughout the process.
The defendant is accused of breach of duty of good faith, common law negligence, negligent misrepresentation, fraud, unfair and deceptive acts and breach of implied warranty.
The plaintiff is seeking all reasonable sums due, attorney fees and court costs. The plaintiff is represented by Kristina Thomas Whiteaker of The Grubb Law Group in Charleston
The case has been assigned to Judge Carrie Webster.
Kanawha Circuit Court case number 19-C-215