St Charles, MO (June 12, 2022) – A vehicle collision reported in St. Charles left one man injured. At around one p.m., on June 9, the Missouri State Highway Patrol was notified that an automobile accident took place on US Highway 61.
Reports provided by authorities show that a collision between a 2010 Chevrolet HHR and a 2007 Sterling LT 9500 took place on the northbound side of US Highway 61 at the intersection of Richard Drive. The Chevrolet was totaled as a result of the accident and had to be towed from the scene.
EMS rendered aid to 21-year-old Charles Ewing at the scene. He was then transported by Christian Hospital EMS to DePaul Hospital for further medical treatment.
At this time, the incident remains under investigation.
Our thoughts are with Charles Ewing at this time. We hope for his full recovery.
Car Accidents in Missouri
Every year, tens of thousands of people are left with injuries as a result of motor vehicle accidents in the state of Missouri. Unfortunately, the majority of these accidents are completely preventable. However, we continue to see innocent people suffer severe injuries as a result of drivers who engage in reckless and negligent actions. Some of the leading causes of crashes in our state include:
- drivers who are impaired by drugs or alcohol
- drivers his speed
- run red lights and stop signs
- drivers who fail to yield to other drivers sharing the road
Unfortunately, these and other acts of negligence continue to cause severe injuries to other people sharing the road. If you have been injured as a result of a motor vehicle accident, you may have legal options available to help you move forward. It is important that you reach out to a car accident lawyer in St. Charles right away. A knowledgeable legal team will be able to help you secure the maximum amount of compensation available for your lawsuit.
Our St. Charles personal injury lawyers at Peterson & Associates, P.C. have decades of experience fighting to protect the legal rights of victims who have been injured in accidents. Our lawyers will put together the strongest personal injury case on your behalf and fight to get you justice. We are fully committed to helping each of our clients get the maximum amount of compensation available for their lawsuits. Over the years, we have helped thousands of people secure more than $500 million collectively for their personal injury claims and we are committed to helping you get the maximum amount of compensation for yours.
Contact our personal injury lawyers at your earliest convenience to get started on your case. Our Missouri personal injury law firm can schedule a free case evaluation with you at your earliest convenience. You can contact our team at 816-888-8888 to get started.
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