St Louis, MO (June 26, 2022) – One person was transported to a local hospital for the treatment of injuries following a multivehicle collision that occurred in St. Louis. At around 5:15 p.m., on June 24, the Missouri State Highway Patrol is dispatched to the scene of an auto accident on Interstate 270.
Reports provided by authorities indicate that a 2009 Subaru Outback, a 2005 Honda accord, and a 2018 Toyota Highlander were all traveling on the southbound side of Interstate 70 near Theiss Road. As the Honda Accord switched lanes, it was rear-ended by a 2011 Kia Sportage. The Honda then struck the Toyota. The Toyota then struck the Subaru.
One person involved in the accident was injured. EMS rendered aid to 27-year-old Echo Tayon at the scene. She was then transported to Barnes Jewish Hospital for further treatment of injuries.
At this time, the incident remains under investigation.
Our thoughts are with Echo Tayon at this time. We hope for her full recovery.
Car Accidents in Missouri
Motor vehicle accidents in the state of Missouri leave countless people with injuries every single day. Unfortunately, we see a significant number of innocent people suffer injuries in crashes as a result of negligent drivers. Some of the leading causes of crashes in our state include:
- drivers who are impaired by drugs or alcohol
drivers who fail to yield to others sharing the road like
- drivers who run red lights at intersections or pass stop signs
- drivers who choose to use their cell phones to talk or text while behind the wheel
If you have been injured as a result of another driver’s negligence, you may have legal options available to help you move forward. It is crucial that she reach out to a car accident lawyer in St Louis as soon as possible.
Our personal injury lawyers at Peterson & Associates, P.C., will take all of the legal work off of your hands so you are able to focus on recovering. Some of the tasks that our lawyers will perform on your behalf include:
- investigating the accident to uncover critical details
- working with experts who are able to further prove your case
- determine the value of your personal injury case so you are able to get the compensation you need and deserve
- handle all of the court filings on your behalf
- maintain open and continual communication with you throughout the duration of your claim
- help you get the money you need and deserve
If you suffered injuries due to a traffic collision in the state of Missouri, it is crucial that you act quickly to protect your legal rights. You can reach out to our Missouri personal injury law firm at your earliest convenience to schedule a free case evaluation. Our lawyers are available by calling 816-888-8888.
We can meet with you to discuss your accident and the legal options available to help you get justice and collect the compensation you need and deserve moving forward.
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