ST. LOUIS – A diabetic customer of a St. Louis salon alleges a cut received during a pedicure led to an amputation of her leg.
Relda Stewart filed a complaint on Sept. 27 in the St. Louis Circuit Court against Tina's Nails LLC alleging negligence.
According to the complaint, the plaintiff alleges that on July 30, 2016, she received a pedicure at defendant's salon and her toe was cut by a metal tool. She alleges the cut became infected and led to the eventual amputation of her leg below the knee.
The plaintiff holds Tina's Nails LLC responsible because defendant was alleged negligent, reckless and careless.
The plaintiff requests a trial by jury and seeks judgment against defendant in an amount greater than $25,000, punitive damages, interest, costs and all other relief that is just and proper. She is represented by Andrew T. Drazen of Page Law in St. Louis.
St. Louis Circuit Court case number 1822-CC11305