BELLEVILLE — A motorist alleges the driver of a Volkswagon Beetle caused a crash in O'Fallon.
Ezzatollah Tarakmi filed a complaint on Aug. 7 in St. Clair County Circuit Court against Bailee Williams, alleging the motorist did not exercise due care for the safety of others on the road.
According to the complaint, Williams was driving her 2004 Volkswagon Beetle when she hit Tarakmi's car on Interstate 64 in O'Fallon. Tarakmi claims she sustained bodily injuries resulting in disability, disfigurement, medical bills and loss of normal life, the complaint states.
Tarakmi alleges Williams was speeding and did not look when changing lanes.
Tarakmi requests a trial by jury and seeks damages of more than than $50,000, plus costs. He is represented by Kevin Boyne in Belleville.
St. Clair County Circuit Court case number 18-L-527