Multiple people were injured in Madison County, Kentucky when a stairway of a motel collapses. The Motel was the Super-7 motel located off of I-75. One person on the stairway, Vivian Gatlin, has been reported to have escaped with little to no injury, but two of her friends were seriously injured.
In cases where property owners fail to properly and safely maintain their public walkways, such as a stairway, the property owners can be legally liable for injuries that occur. Here is a link (LINK) for more information on Kentucky property owners’ legal liability for negligently maintained property and/or the rights of injured persons due to negligently maintained property in Kentucky.
Persons injured by dangerous property conditions can seek compensation under Kentucky Law.