A Missouri man is asking for more than $50,000 from an Illinois driver who allegedly rear-ended him.
Jeffrey J. Pettker filed a lawsuit against James A. Tague Jan. 26 in Madison County Circuit Court
Pettker says he was stopped at a flashing red light on Nameoki Road in Granite City when Tague crashed into the back of Pettker's car.
Pettker is asking for at least $50,000 in damages for medical expenses along with court costs.
Attorney Lanny Darr, of Alton, is representing Pettker.
Madison County Circuit Court case No. 11-L-74