BELLEVILLE – The administrator of an
estate is suing over an motor vehicle accident that left her relative dead.
Deborah Nazari, as special
administrator of the estate of Douglas Landers, deceased, filed the
suit April 28 in St. Clair County Circuit Court against Patricia
According to the complaint, on April 1,
Schantz was operating a motor vehicle traveling east on Route 161 in
Shiloh. While attempting to turn left onto Shiloh Station Road,
Schantz allegedly negligently turned into the westbound lane of the
road, colliding with Landers' motorcycle, causing him
serious injuries and eventually death.
The death of Nazari's relative has
caused her grief, sorrow and permanent injuries, the loss of the
reasonable value of his services, companionship, comfort, love and
support, the suit says.
Nazari seeks judgment against Schantz
in an amount in excess of $50,000 plus court costs. She is represented
by Bruce R. Cook of Cook, Ysursa, Bartholomew, Brauer & Shevlin
Ltd. in Belleville.
St. Clair County Circuit Court case