A woman who was severely injured when a Ford F150 crashed into her Buick in Smithton is suing the driver of the truck on Dec. 4 for alleged negligence.
Sally Arndt filed the lawsuit against Adam F. Gauch, Bruce A. Gauch and Stacy Gauch for a wreck that happened on Dec. 9, 2012. Arndt was riding in a 2007 Buick LaCrosse driven by Jeffry A. Arndt on Illinois Route 159 near Douglas Road in Smithton. At about 9:55 a.m., Adam Guach allegedly attempted a left turn and collided with the Buick containing the Arndts. Bruce and Stacy Gauch are named in the lawsuits as owners of the Ford.
Sally Arndt was severely injured and is allegedly unable to work due to damage of her body and nervous system.
She is seeking damages in excess of $50,000.
Her attorney is Thomas B. Cannady of Cannady & AuBuchon, P.C. in Belleville, Illinois.
St. Clair County case number is 14-L-778.