Worker sues over accident at Cy-Fair H-E-B store
A construction worker is suing after, he says, a forklift operator dropped boxes on him.
Anselmo Lopez filed a lawsuit on Nov. 29 in the Harris County District Court against the H-E-B Grocery Co., alleging negligence.
Lopez says that in May of 2010 he was working on a construction project at the H-E-B Grocery Co., located at 4625 Windfern Road, when an employee of the store dropped boxes on him while operating a forklift. According to the brief, the severity of Lopez's injuries required him to be hospitalized.
Lopez is seeking $100,000 in damages, attorney's fees and court costs.
He is being represented in the case by Pasadena attorney Enrique Dovalina.
Harris County District Court Case No. 2010-77889.
This is a report on a civil lawsuit filed at the Harris County Courthouse. The details in this report come from an original complaint filed by a plaintiff. Please note, a complaint represents an accusation by a private individual, not the government. It is not an indication of guilt, and it only represents one side of the story.
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