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St Charles, MO – One Injured in Truck Crash on I-70 near Zumbehl Rd

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St Charles, MO (July 2, 2022) – Authorities were dispatched to the site of a motor vehicle accident in the St Charles area that left one man injured. At around 9:15 a.m., on June 30, emergency crews were notified that an auto accident took place on Interstate 70.

Reports from local authorities show that a 2009 Chevrolet Impala and a 2019 Freightliner TTL collided on the eastbound side of Interstate 70. The incident caused moderate delays in the area of Zumbehl Road. Missouri State Highway Patrol closed off a portion of the roadway as they worked to clear the scene.

One person involved in the crash was injured. EMS rendered aid to 21-year-old Orion Smith at the scene. Smith was then transported by St Charles County EMS to SSM Health St Joseph Hospital East for further care.

At this time, the incident remains under investigation.

Our thoughts are with Orion Smith at this time. We hope for his full recovery.

Car Accidents in Missouri

St Charles, MO – One Injured in Truck Crash on I-70 near Zumbehl RdBeing injured in a motor vehicle accident can completely change your life. Unfortunately, this is the fate of thousands of people every single month in our state. We see many people left with internal organ damage, traumatic brain injuries, spinal cord injuries, and other severe injuries due to motor vehicle collisions crossed Missouri. Unfortunately, the majority of these accidents are entirely preventable. When drivers are speeding, impaired, or distracted while operating their vehicles, they place the lives of other people sharing the road at risk.

If you suffered injuries due to a motor vehicle accident, you must reach out to our car accident lawyers in St. Charles right away. Our lawyers will fight to ensure you are able to secure the maximum amount of financial compensation available to cover your lost wages, repairs to your vehicle, and more.

Our St. Charles personal injury attorneys at Peterson & Associates, P.C. have extensive experience fighting to protect the legal rights of victims who have been injured in accidents due to the negligence of others. Our lawyers can help you secure the money that you need to cover the damages you face as a result of your accident. We will stop at nothing to ensure your legal rights are protected. We will remain by your side throughout the entire legal process to ensure your best interests are protected as well.

It is crucial that you act quickly to protect your legal rights after being injured and an accident. Waiting can jeopardize your chances of collecting the maximum amount of compensation available for your lawsuit. You must reach out to our Missouri personal injury law firm right away to get started on your case. Our lawyers are available by calling 816-888-8888. We can schedule a free case evaluation with you at your earliest convenience to discuss your accident and the legal options available to help you move forward. Contact our law firm today to get started.

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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.