BELLEVILLE — A driver is suing another motorist for allegedly failing to safely operate his vehicle and causing a 2015 accident.
Jeanette Kelly filed a complaint on April 13 in the St. Clair County Circuit Court against Timothy Clover, alleging the motorist failed to operate his vehicle in a careful manner.
According to the complaint, the plaintiff alleges that on Nov. 19, 2015, she was injured when the defendant negligently struck the rear of her vehicle while they were traveling on Highway 159 at the intersection of Fullerton Road in Swansea.
The plaintiff claims she suffered pain, medical expenses and loss of income and normal life.
The plaintiff alleges Clover failed to keep a careful lookout and failed to observe and obey traffic signaling devices.
The plaintiff requests a trial by jury and seeks award in excess of $50,000, plus costs of this action.
She is represented by Jon E. Rosenstengel of Bonifield & Rosenstengel PC in Belleville.
St. Clair County Circuit Court case number 17L196