Woman Claims Iowa Bar Is Liable For DUI Crash

 Wednesday, March 8, 2017

 Globe Gazette

A woman who was injured when the motorcycle she was riding was hit by a drunk driver in Mason City has sued the Willow Run Lounge for allegedly serving alcohol to the driver before the accident. Nicole L. Sharaff, 42, a former Mason City resident now living in West Des Moines, was a passenger on a motorcycle operated by Jefferson Davis Sr. on Nov. 22, 2014. he lawsuit states Davis was entering the intersection at Highway 122 and South Pierce Avenue when Victor Rivera, 49, Mason City, failed to yield the right of way and pulled out in front of the motorcycle, causing the crash. Davis, 43, Mason City, was killed.