Metro East Mom Hit By SUV Released From Hospital

(Alton, IL) — An Alton mother of three who was intentionally hit by another woman driving an SUV has been released from the hospital. Catelyn Scoggins suffered a broken sternum, pelvis, collar bone and right hip. She was in a verbal dispute with Ashley Ellison on March 30th before she was struck by the vehicle. Ellison has been charged with attempted murder and aggravated battery. She’s being held in the Madison County Jail. A fundraiser for Scoggins will take place at the American Legion in East Alton on May 9th.