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St Louis, MO – Aaron Griffin Hospitalized Following Crash on I-55 near Reavis Barracks Rd

Categorized as Auto Accidents, Personal Injury

St Louis, MO (July 4, 2022) – One man was transported to a local hospital for the treatment of injuries following a crash that occurred in the St. Louis area on Saturday morning. At around 7:40 a.m., on July 2, the Missouri State Highway Patrol is notified that a motor vehicle collision took place on Interstate 55 that required assistance.

Reports provided by police show that a 2006 Chevrolet HHR in a 2021 Honda CRV collided on the southbound side of Interstate 55 in the area near Reavis Barracks Road. The impact of the crash left both vehicles with significant damage. Both vehicles had to be towed from the scene.

Two people involved in the accident were injured. EMS rendered aid to 19-year-old George Dietrich and 25-year-old Aaron Griffin at the scene. Griffin was then transported by Mehlville Fire Protection District to Mercy Hospital South for the treatment of moderate injuries.

At this time, the incident remains under investigation.

Our thoughts are with Aaron Griffin and George Dietrich at this time. We hope for their full recovery.

Car Accidents in Missouri

St Louis, MO – Aaron Griffin Hospitalized Following Crash on I-55 near Reavis Barracks RdMotor vehicle accidents in the state of Missouri leave tens of thousands of people injured every year. We see a significant number of people suffer from traumatic brain injuries, spinal cord injuries, broken bones, and other severe injuries due to auto collisions each year.

In many cases, people are injured in motor vehicle accidents due to the negligence of other drivers. Some of the most common causes of crashes that we see in our state include drivers who are impaired by alcohol, under the influence of drugs, distracted, or speeding.

Unfortunately, many people who are injured as a result of motor vehicle accidents are left permanently disabled. If you have been injured as a result of a collision, you may have legal options available to help you move forward. It is important that you reach out to our car accident lawyer in St Louis as soon as possible to explore the legal options available for you.

For decades, our St Louis personal injury lawyers at Peterson & Associates, P.C. have stood by the sides of victims who have been injured in accidents due to the negligence of others. Our lawyers are deeply committed to helping each of our clients protect their legal rights and secure the maximum amount of compensation available to cover their damages. Our lawyers will stop at nothing to ensure you are able to get the outcome you expect for your lawsuit.

If you have been injured as a result of the collision, it is important that you act quickly to protect your legal right. You can reach out to our Missouri personal injury law firm at your earliest convenience to schedule a free case evaluation. Our lawyers can meet with you to discuss your accident and the legal options available to help you get justice. Contact our law firm today at 816-888-8888 to get started on your case.

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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.