A Wood River woman is suing over injuries she sustained in a vehicle collision. Beverly Whitaker filed a complaint Sept. 22 in Madison County Circuit Court against Cassandra Medling, alleging negligence. On November 6, 2014, the complaint states, Whitaker was stopped at a traffic signal on westbound Illinois Route 143 at its intersection with Illinois Route 3, when Medling, traveling eastbound on Illinois Route 143, failed to stop at a solid red light, entered the intersection, and struck one or
A mother is suing an O'Fallon police captain and the city over injuries her daughter sustained in a pedestrian-vehicle accident. Catherine Barrows, as guardian, parent, and next of friend of minor and disabled Asia Graham, filed a complaint Sept. 18 in St. Clair County Circuit Court against Reginald "Mick" Hunter and the City of O'Fallon, alleging negligence. At approximately 8 p.m.