Pedestrian Struck In St. James 21 Mar 13

A pedestrian was hit by a car in St. James Tuesday morning, and possible charges are pending. The St. James Police Department is investigating the accident, which occurred at just before 7am Tuesday at the intersection of 7th Street South and 4th Avenue South in St. James. A Chevy Silverado pulling a trailer reportedly struck 71-year-old Karen Pauline Curry of St. James, who was hospitalized at the St. James Medical Center with undisclosed injuries. The driver of the Silverado, 26-year-old Brent Joseph Korst of St. James was not injured. The accident is still under investigation, and final reports will be forwarded to the St. James City Attorney for possible charges against the driver.