Ashley Tisdale is being sued for negligence after allegedly inflicting accidents to a different driver in a September 2022 automotive crash.
In a criticism filed Thursday, August 31, and obtained by Us Weekly, plaintiff Lina Gonzales claimed Tisdale, 38, drove in a “negligent and reckless method” when a collision occurred on Hollywood Boulevard in Los Angeles final yr.
Gonzales blamed Tisdale for the crash, alleging that she has suffered quite a lot of penalties — together with wage loss, property injury and medical bills — from the incident. Gonzales is in search of compensatory damages, and a nonjury trial was scheduled for February 2025.
The lawyer representing Gonzales, Michael R. Parker, additional detailed the accident to TMZ on Monday, September 4, claiming his consumer was ready to make a flip from the left lane. Tisdale allegedly collided with Gonzales whereas trying to vary lanes.
Tisdale proceeded to make a scene and name Gonzales names, per the legal professional. A rep for Tisdale denied any harsh phrases have been exchanged, telling TMZ that the ladies traded the required info after the crash and “moved on.”
Gonzales is dealing with an estimated $140,000 in medical payments for her “extreme” neck and again accidents, in response to Parker.
As information broke of her authorized drama, Tisdale turned her focus towards her family members. The actress shared glimpses of her 2-year-old daughter, Jupiter, dancing to The Lumineers through her Instagram Story on Monday. The mother-daughter duo later snuggled outdoors whereas celebrating Labor Day.
Tisdale continued to gush over her little woman on Tuesday, September 5. “All of my loves 💕,” she captioned an Instagram picture dump that featured a pic of herself and Jupiter in matching yellow outfits. Tisdale’s husband, Christoper French, held their daughter in his lap in one other picture.
Tisdale and French, 41, have been married since 2014. After welcoming Jupiter in 2021, Tisdale has observed a shift in her relationship with French.
“We by no means fought till we had a baby,” she solely informed Us earlier this yr. “I feel it’s simply the stress and simply all the pieces [with] my hormonal journey by way of postpartum.”
Tisdale asserted on the time that she and French “undoubtedly” nonetheless make their marriage a precedence, nevertheless it hasn’t all the time been straightforward. “[People] informed me about what to anticipate [as a mom] and also you’re studying books about, like, the child, however nobody tells you about your relationship a part of — what that journey’s gonna be like,” she stated. “And so I feel that was undoubtedly stunning for the each of us. However you realize, we go to remedy. We do what we gotta do.”
In the case of increasing their household additional, Tisdale informed Us she was “not in that place” to be eager about having one other child. “I feel we now have our palms full with Jupiter and since additionally we’re actually simply targeted on work,” she defined. “I truthfully really feel like I’ve an incredible baby and I’m, like, tremendous grateful for that.”