CHICAGO – A woman is suing Metra and the city of Chicago after she claims she fell at the Millennium Park station.
Sandra Montgomery filed a complaint on Dec. 27 in Cook County Circuit Court against the city and Metra, alleging negligence.
According to the complaint, the plaintiff alleges on March 30, 2018, she was at the Chicago Pedway/Millennium Park Metra Station and fell. She alleges she incurred medical expenses because of her injuries and lost wages.
The plaintiff alleges the defendants failed to properly design and construct the walkway, corridor, stairs and hand railing system; failed to properly inspect, repair or replace hazards; failed to ensure adequate lighting; and failed to warn pedestrians and the general public of the dangerous condition of its premises.
The plaintiff seeks judgment against defendants of more than $50,000, plus costs of action, and other damages. She is represented by John J. Beribak and Michael J. Charysh of Charysh & Schroeder LTD in Chicago.
Cook County Circuit Court Case number 18-L-13931