St Louis, MO (February 14, 2022) – An automobile accident reported in the St Louis area ended in injuries. At around 2:30 a.m., on February 13, the St Louis Police Department responded to the scene of an auto accident on Interstate 270.
Reports from the police show that a crash between an unknown number of vehicles occurred on the westbound side of Interstate 270 in the area of Bellefontaine Road. The incident blocked the right lane, causing some delays in the area.
At least one person was transported to a local hospital for the treatment of injuries.
At this time, the police department is investigating.
Our thoughts are with the victims who were injured in this accident. We hope for their full recovery.
Car Accidents in 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. The unfortunate truth is that motor vehicle accidents impact more than just the mental and physical health and wellbeing of victims. Not only are accidents overwhelmingly painful, but they can be financially draining as well.
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. Rather than moving forward after an accident alone, victims should consult with a responsive car accident attorney in St Louis who can help educate them with regards to legal options available and help them to exercise their rights and collect the compensation they need and deserve.
Personal Injury Lawyers
At Peterson & Associates, P.C., we take an aggressive approach to helping our clients recover after being injured in accidents. Our St Louis personal injury attorneys strive to help accident victims get the justice and compensation they deserve after being harmed in preventable accidents. Our team understands the mental and emotional challenges victims face after being harmed. The financial impacts only make recovering more difficult. Our team is wholly committed to spending significant time and effort on helping victims maximize their recoveries and we have a track record to prove it. With thousands of successful claims, we have helped our clients obtain a total of $500 million in claims. We will stop at nothing to ensure your legal rights are protected after being harmed.
If you have been injured in a car accident and would like to explore legal options available to you, contact our personal injury attorneys in Missouri at 816-888-8888 as soon as possible to schedule a free case of evaluation to see how we can help you.
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