Arnold, MO (March 24, 2021) – Two people sustained fatal injuries on Wednesday, March 24th in a single-vehicle accident in the 600 block of Jeffco Boulevard in Arnold.
Officials have identified the victims as 19-year-old Alexis E. Summers, a resident of Imperial, and 34-year-old Joseph L. Resinger, a resident of House Springs.
The crash took place at about 3:00 a.m. about 3 a.m. in the area of Riverbluff Drive.
Reports show that Resinger was heading northbound in a 1998 Buick Regal, and Summers was his passenger when the vehicle left the roadway and struck a utility pole.
Summers was ejected from the vehicle and pronounced dead at a hospital a short while later.
Resinger was pronounced dead at the scene.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the families of the deceased victims at this time.
Fatal Car Accidents in Arnold
Throughout the United States, several thousand car crash victims are forced to deal with some kind of collision-related injury every single year, thousands of which will prove fatal. In Missouri, in 2008, there were approximately 144,000 car accidents that varied in seriousness from small fender benders to violent and deadly collisions, during which an estimated 1,400 people lost their lives.
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