A St. Louis County man is suing over claims he sustained injuries as a result of an unsafe walkway in a Collinsville Wal-Mart store.
John Boedecker filed a lawsuit Jan. 8 in the Madison County Circuit Court against Wal-Mart Stores Inc., citing negligence.
Boedecker claims on Jan. 10, 2012, he suffered injuries when he slipped and fell down in a grocery store aisle at Wal-Mart, 1040 Collinsville Crossing in Collinsville. According to the brief, there was a package of sponges on the ground in the aisle that Boedecker slipped on, causing him to fracture his shoulder and crack his tooth.
Boedecker is seeking damages in excess of $50,000 and court costs. He is being represented in the case by St. Louis attorney Joseph B. Kloecker Jr. of Codner, Watkins and Kloecker.Madison County District Court Case No. 14L33.