ST. PAUL - A Minnesota woman is suing the company that owns the WE Fest Country Music Festival, after suffering an injury during the event, according to a civil lawsuit filed in federal court.
Kristine West, of Maple Grove attended the annual music festival in August 2017 in Detroit Lakes and injured her foot when she stepped into a hole in a pedestrian walkway, court documents stated.
West accuses Townsquare Media Inc., a company headquartered in Greenwich, Conn., of being negligent in maintaining the walkway, and she claims it directly led to her injury, court documents stated.
West is asking for a jury trial and seeking more than $75,000 in damages, including medical expenses, court documents stated.
A phone message left for Townsquare Media on Thursday, May 9, was not immediately returned.