The victim, Luis Trevino, was run over and killed on Superbowl Sunday by Candace Chesnutt, after she left Paradise Pool Hall.
“Despite knowing that Candace Chesnutt was intoxicated to the point of being an extreme danger to herself and others, defendant and its employees continued to serve Candace Chesnutt alcoholic beverages.” – Plaintiffs’ lawsuit as published by KRIS-TV
KRIS-TV reports that Trevino’s family is now suing Chesnutt and Paradise Billiards for an undisclosed amount of money, saying Chesnutt’s intoxication is to blame for their pain and expenses caused by the incident.
The lawsuit claims Paradise Billiards over-served Chesnutt that night, leading to the eventual death of Trevino and therefore should be considered negligent.
Paradise Billiards recently merged with a company called Clicks, but it’s the managing partners of Paradise Billiards that the family is suing.
Chesnutt was reached for a comment but wasn’t home. Paradise Billiards was also contacted with no success.
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