Rear-end accident suit settles
A Wood River rear end accident case has settled.
It had been set for trial Monday before Madison County Circuit Judge Dennis Ruth.
Plaintiff Darnell Marshall Sr. sued Kyle Wendling in 2007 for allegedly rear-ending him on Illinois Route 143 in Wood River in January of that year.
No settlement amount was listed in case documents.
The suit's trial Monday would have started at 9 a.m.
The plaintiff is represented by Edward Szewczyk.
The defendant is represented by Elizabeth Lara.
The case settled May 3.
The case had been assigned to then-Madison County Circuit Judge Nicholas Byron.
The case is Madison case number 07-L-502.