EDWARDSVILLE – A motorist is suing
over injuries he allegedly received in the course of an automobile
collision. He is citing negligence.
Ronald Hunziker filed the suit May 9 in
Madison County Circuit Court against Johnathan E. Bondurant.
On July 9, 2014, the plaintiff was
driving northbound on Frank Watson Parkway at the same time the
defendant was traveling eastbound on Sportsman Road, the suit says. The defendant
allegedly drove into the path of the plaintiff's vehicle, causing the plaintiff
permanent injuries, because of the following allegedly negligent
actions: speeding and failing to keep a proper
lookout, sound his horn or yield the right-of-way to the plaintiff's
The injuries the plaintiff received
in the resulting collision include those to his neck, right shoulder, left elbow, left ribs,
left thigh and back; he continues to seek medical attention for those
injuries, for which he is paying; and he has sustained lost wages and a
loss of enjoyment of life, the suit says. Further, he has experienced property
damage to his vehicle, which is completely inoperable,
according to the complaint.
The plaintiff seeks an amount less than
$50,000 plus court costs. He is represented by Justin C. Wilson of
Brown & Crouppen PC in St. Louis.
Madison County Circuit Court case