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St Louis County, MO – Pedestrian Fatally Struck by Vehicle near Chambers Rd & Green valley Dr

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St Louis County, MO (December 2, 2022) – A traffic accident took place in St. Louis County on Tuesday evening that claimed the life of a pedestrian. At around 6 p.m., on November 29, the Missouri Department of Transportation reported that a crash took place on Chambers Road.

According to authorities, a pedestrian was fatally struck by a vehicle on Chambers Road in the area of Green Valley Drive during the early evening hours. Authorities arrived at the scene and pronounced the victim deceased.

At this time, the circumstances surrounding the accident remain under investigation.

Our condolences are with the family of the pedestrian who died as a result of this accident.

Fatal Pedestrian Accidents in Missouri

St Louis County, MO – Pedestrian Fatally Struck by Vehicle near Chambers Rd & Green valley DrFatal pedestrian accidents take place far too often in our state. These accidents often tear families apart, leaving them to deal with the overwhelming impacts that the loss of a loved one can have on them. Many families struggle financially to move forward. The emotional and mental consequences can be overwhelming.

Regrettably, we see many innocent people die as a result of drivers who are negligent. Some of the most common causes of fatal pedestrian accidents include drivers who are distracted, impaired by drugs or alcohol, or engaging in reckless driving behaviors while behind the wheel. If you have lost a loved one in a fatal pedestrian crash that was caused by another person’s negligence, you may be able to file a legal claim for compensation against them. This type of claim is referred to as a wrongful death case and it is a type of civil action that surviving family members taken against the person who caused the death of their loved one.

Families who file wrongful death cases often do so in order to seek justice for their loved one, and to hold the responsible party accountable. They may also seek financial compensation for damages such as funeral expenses, burial fees, and various other financial burdens that they face after losing their loved one.

In order to succeed when filing a wrongful death claim, the family must prove that the death of their loved one was caused by the defendant’s negligence or intentional actions. In order to prove a wrongful death case, families can benefit greatly by seeking the assistance of a wrongful death lawyer in St. Louis right away.

If you have suffered serious injuries as a result of a crash, it is important to know that you have options available to help you move forward. Our team of St. Louis pedestrian accident lawyers are here to help you every step of the way, and we offer free consultations so that you can get started on your case today. Contact us at Peterson & Associates, P.C., 816-888-8888, and let us help you get the compensation you deserve.

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Disclaimer: As a well-respected member of the Kansas City, Missouri business community, Peterson & Associates, P.C. is always looking to increase the safety of and bring overall safety for all Missouri residents. We hope that by bringing awareness to the dangers associated with driving that people will exercise additional caution when operating a motor vehicle and avoid being injured in a serious crash. This post is not intended to be a solicitation for business. This post should not be misconstrued as medical or legal advice. The photos depicted in this post are not representative of the actual accident scene.