Woman Sues Luxury Resort in Massachusetts After Severe Allergic Reaction - NECN
Massachusetts

Massachusetts

The latest news from around the state

Woman Sues Luxury Resort in Massachusetts After Severe Allergic Reaction

    processing...

    NEWSLETTERS

    Woman Sues Luxury Resort in Massachusetts After Severe Allergic Reaction
    Getty Images, File
    Cashews

    A luxury Massachusetts resort has been sued by a woman with a nut allergy who landed in the hospital after being served a veggie burger containing cashews.

    The Berkshire Eagle reports that the suit filed in federal court in Springfield this week against Canyon Ranch Wellness Resort in Lenox alleges negligence, breach of warranty, breach of contract and intentional and negligent infliction of emotional distress. It seeks unspecified damages.

    Kristin Chu Smart, of New York City, says she and her mother paid $3,000 for a weekend at the resort in December 2017.

    Smart says she informed numerous staff at the resort, including her server, she was allergic to nuts and was assured there were none in her food.

    Cokie Roberts Dies at 75

    [NATL] Cokie Roberts Dies at 75

    Longtime political journalist Cokie Roberts has died at the age of 75.

    (Published Tuesday, Sept. 17, 2019)

    A Canyon Ranch spokeswoman said she could not comment on pending legislation.

    Get the latest from necn anywhere, anytime

    • Download the App

      Available for IOS and Android