Ernestine Ruth Plante filed a personal injury suit against the companies that own her apartment complex after she was injured. Ruth claims that the companies that defendants failed to maintain the grate cover of a storm drain at the end of her driveway. According to the suit, the grate cover was broken and a section of the drain was exposed.
While waiting for the bus, Ruth stepped backwards and her foot landed in the open portion of the drain. This caused her to fall, fracture her leg, and hit her head on the pavement. She claims that the companies were negligent in maintaining the driveway and she seeks compenstation for all of her injuries.
For more information about filing a personal injury lawsuit, contact the Waukesha personal injury lawyers of Habush Habush & Rottier S.C. ®