WINFIELD – A Matheny woman is suing the driver who struck her in a seven-vehicle collision on Interstate 64 two years ago.
Michelle Graham filed a complaint in Putnam Circuit Court against Molemaster Services Corp. and Thomas Noah Wesley alleging negligence, negligent entrustment and negligent hiring and retention.
The suit states that the plaintiff was operating her vehicle on Sept. 9, 2017, on Interstate 64 at the Nitro/St. Albans Bridge in Putnam County when she was involved in a seven-vehicle collision. The suit states the plaintiff had stopped to avoid a collision between four vehicles in front of her and Wesley struck the rear of her vehicle and caused her vehicle to strike a bridge rail. The suit states Wesley was operating a vehicle owned by Molemaster Services Corp. at the time of the collision.
The plaintiff is seeking all reasonable sums due, attorney fees and court costs. The plaintiff is represented by Gregory B. Chiartas of Freeman & Chiartas PLLC in Charleston.
Putnam County Circuit Court Case number 19-C-165