Accident could have been avoided, expert testifies in Chambrot case

Wednesday, October 22, 2008 | 10:39 p.m. CDT; updated 10:34 p.m. CDT, Thursday, October 23, 2008

COLUMBIA — The drivers of the two vehicles that struck an MU student on her bicycle in 2005 could have avoided the accident if they were more alert at the wheel, an expert witness for the student testified Wednesday in the personal injury trial stemming from the incident.