A woman has filed a lawsuit against actor Morgan Freeman after an August 2008 car accident. The woman, who was a passenger in the actor’s Nissan Maxima, has sued Mr. Freeman for negligence, citing his failure to properly operate his vehicle. Mr. Freeman and his passenger were returning from dinner when the actor lost control of his car, causing it to rollover.
Mr. Freeman suffered injuries, including a broken arm and elbow. His passenger also suffered serious injuries and was taken by helicopter to a local hospital. The lawsuit states that her injuries include cognitive deficits and memory loss. She is seeking unspecified damages to cover medical bills and compensation for permanent disabilities. Read full coverage of this car accident lawsuit.