No. 4926.

545 S.W.2d 275 (1976)

HIGHLAND PARK, INC., Appellant, v. Ruth PARKER, Appellee.

Court of Civil Appeals of Texas, Eastland.

Rehearing Denied January 20, 1977.

Attorney(s) appearing for the Case

John H. McBryde, McBryde, Bogle & Green, Fort Worth, for appellant.

C. Coit Mock, Fort Worth, for appellee.


This personal injury case involves the duty of an occupier of premises to an invitee. Ruth Parker sought damages for personal injuries sustained when she fell while descending a flight of stairs on premises owned by Highland Park, Inc. After a jury trial, judgment awarding $17,123 to Mrs. Parker was entered. Highland Park appeals. We reverse and render.

Appellant operated an apartment complex...

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