The St. James Police department is investigating a personal injury accident between a pedestrian and motor vehicle that took place at the intersection of 7th St. So. and 4th Ave So. in St. James on Tuesday, March 19, 2013 at approximately 6:55 a.m.
A 2003 white Chevrolet Silverado with trailer turned south onto 7th St. So. from 4th Ave., two pedestrians were in the intersection walking north on 7th St. when one of the pedestrians was struck.
The pedestrian, Karen Pauline Curry, age 71 of St. James was taken to the St. James Medical Center with undisclosed injuries. The second pedestrian, Larry Dean Curry, age 75 was not hurt. The driver of the vehicle, Brent Joseph Korst, age 26 of St. James was also not injured.
The matter is still under investigation. Reports will be forwarded to the City Attorney for possible charges against the driver.