Vaughn Road pedestrian claims driver caused her to break leg
A Bethalto woman is accused of hitting a pedestrian with her car in Madison.
Maury Giffin filed a lawsuit May 21 against Jennifer Schneider in Madison County Circuit Court.
According to the complaint, Giffin was walking north on the side of Vaughn Road in Madison in November 2011. Giffin claims she was hit by the car being driven by Schneider that night. She says she received serious injuries, including a broken leg.
Giffin accuses Schneider of negligence and asks for more than $50,000 in damages for medical expenses and the costs of the lawsuit.
She is represented by attorney Matthew J. Sauter of St. Louis.
Madison County Circuit Court Case No.12-L-709