Wentzville Township, MO – Two Injured in Crash at US-61 & McHugh Rd
Wentzville Township, MO (October 26, 2021) – Two people were left with moderate to serious injuries following a traffic-related incident in St. Charles County on Monday morning, October 25.
Just after 6:25 a.m., authorities were notified that a crash on US Highway 61 required assistance. Reports show that a 2021 Subaru Forester, a 2014 Nissan Altima, a 2008 Dodge Nitro, and a 2013 Chevrolet Silverado were all traveling south on US Highway 61.
As the Nissan and Dodge Nitro began to slow down for traffic congestion near McHugh Road, the Subaru crashed into the rear of the Nissan. The impact of the crash caused the Nissan to slide off the roadway and strike a tree.
The Chevrolet then struck the Subaru. The impact of the crash caused the Subaru to crash into the rear of the Dodge and overturn. The Subaru then went off the left side of the roadway.
The driver of the Nissan, 22-year-old Ashlyn Langan, and her passenger, 22-year-old Erik Sherman, were both injured. Both victims were transported to St. Louis Hospital for emergency medical care.
At this time, the incident remains under investigation.
Our thoughts are with Ashlyn Langan and Erik Sherman at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Car Accidents in Missouri
Crashes across Missouri negatively impact the lives of tens of thousands of victims and families each year. In many instances, those harmed are forced to deal with injuries that dramatically limit their abilities and require immediate and long-term care. Dealing with painful injuries is only made worse by the financial consequences that impact both victims and their families.
If you have been injured in a car crash, due to the negligence of another motorist, you may have legal options available to help you move forward. A skilled Wentzville car accident lawyer can help you determine the best approach toward getting you justice. When people suffer injuries in crashes as a result of negligent drivers, they are often able to recover compensation for vehicle repairs, medical costs, lost wages, and more. Our team can help you move forward and fight to ensure you secure the compensation you need and deserve.
Wentzville Personal Injury Lawyers
Our team of Wentzville personal injury lawyers at Peterson & Associates, P.C. has decades of combined experience helping injured victims get the justice they deserve following their crashes. Our legal team works to help injured parties understand their legal rights after being harmed in accidents. We strive to guide injured victims toward getting the maximum amount of compensation available for the damages they face after being hurt in a crash. Our lawyers are dedicated to helping you maximize your recoveries after being hurt so you are able to move forward in the best position possible. Do not wait to protect your legal rights after being injured in an accident due to the negligence of another driver.
If you have been injured as a result of a crash, contact our personal injury attorneys in Missouri as soon as possible. By calling (816) 298-8708 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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