St. Louis, MO (October 23, 2021) – A motor vehicle collision reported in St. Louis on Saturday morning, October 23, left one woman with moderate injuries.
At around 11:54 a.m., a 2017 GMC Terrain was traveling near the southbound side of Interstate 55. For unknown reasons, the vehicle collided with a 2011 Honda Accord near the ramp to Interstate 270 northbound.
The crash left both vehicles with moderate damage.
The driver of the Honda, 53-year-old Ana McDonald, sustained injuries in the crash. She was transported to Mercy Hospital by Mehlville EMS for care.
At this time, the incident remains under investigation.
Our thoughts are with Ana McDonald at this time. We hope for her full recovery.
Car Accidents in St. Louis, Missouri
Thousands of motorists are involved in collisions throughout the state of Missouri each year. Although not all accidents end in catastrophic injuries, a fair share of these accidents do force victims into area hospitals. In many cases, victims sustain broken bones, traumatic brain injuries, spinal cord injuries, and various other life-changing injuries that require extensive medical treatment.
Not being able to work while being overwhelmed with tens of thousands of dollars in medical bills not only impacts victims but their families as well. It does not seem right that victims who are injured in accidents as a result of the actions of others are forced to spend substantial amounts of money on treatment. Victims involved in accidents are often forced out of work for several weeks at a time, going without the monetary support they need to pay their bills and take care of their families. To make the struggle even worse, towering medical bills start rolling in immediately.
For this reason, our state allows accident victims to pursue legal options that help them recover financial compensation to cover the costs and expenses they face moving forward. Working with a knowledgeable and aggressive car accident attorney in the St. Louis area after your accident can greatly improve your chances of recovering.
St. Louis Personal Injury Lawyers
Our lawyers at Peterson & Associates, P.C. will help you to understand the legal options available to you in the aftermath of a car accident. Our St. Louis personal injury attorneys fight to help our clients maximize their recoveries so they can get the medical treatment they need without worry.
Our lawyers put together solid legal claims on behalf of our clients to sure we are in the best position possible to negotiate full and fair compensation that helps them cover the financial burdens they face moving forward from their accident.
If you have been hurt in a car crash, contact our personal injury attorneys in Missouri as soon as possible. By calling 816-888-8888 you can schedule a free case evaluation at your earliest convenience with our team to explore legal options available to help you recover.
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