ST. LOUIS — A motorist is suing another driver, alleging negligence.
Jusmir Aljic filed a complaint on Jan. 31 in the St. Louis Circuit Court against Richard T. Singer alleging that he failed to exercise due care and diligence while operating a motor vehicle.
According to the complaint, the plaintiff alleges that on Dec. 2, 2016 he was driving a 2003 Isuzu Rodeo westbound on Interstate 70, near the exit ramp to Madison Road when the defendant's vehicle suddenly crashed into the rear of his vehicle. He sustained injuries to his head, chest, arms, shoulders, neck and other parts of his body.
]The plaintiff holds Singer responsible because the defendant allegedly negligently used a cellular telephone while driving, failed to maintain careful lookout and failed to yield the right of way.
The plaintiff requests a trial by jury; and seeks damages of more than $25,000, plus interest, and all further relief as the court may deem just and proper. He is represented by Stephen R. Slough of The Law Office of Steve Slough in St. Louis.
St. Louis Circuit Court case number 1822-CC00212