Twitter You Tube Facebook Autobodynews Linked In

Wednesday, 13 November 2013 23:54

Louisiana body shop sued by customer who claims to have paid for hail damage repair that was never completed

A Louisiana auto body shop is being sued by one of their customers who alleges they took her money, but never repaired hail damage to her vehicle.

Linda Wilson filed suit against Wet Water Auto Collision Repair & Sales LLC and their insurer in the 24th Judicial District Court on Sept. 30.

Wilson claims that after her 2008 Nissan Titan Truck was damaged by hail she contracted with Wet Water Auto Collision Repair & Sales to repair the body damage. The plaintiff asserts that she gave the defendant two checks in the amounts of $4,321.21 and $1,371.23. Wilson alleges that after months of keeping her vehicle Wet Water Auto Collision Repair & Sales never repaired the damage.

The defendant is accused of breach of contract.

An unspecified amount in damages is sought for loss of use of vehicle, loss of insurance proceeds to repair the vehicle, reimbursement for transportation costs and negligent infliction of emotional distress.

Wilson is represented by attorney M. Ali Shahlaei of Gretna.

The case has been assigned to Division J Judge Stephen C. Gefer.

Case no. 731-523.

Read 898 times