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St Louis, MO – Injuries Reported in Auto Wreck on I-64 near Spirit of St Louis Blvd

Categorized as Auto Accidents, Personal Injury

St Louis, MO (June 15, 2022) – A motor vehicle collision that took place in the St. Louis area sent at least one person to a local hospital with injuries. During the evening hours of June 11, the St. Louis Metropolitan Police Department received the request for assistance at the scene of a crash that occurred on Interstate 64.

Reports provided by SLMPD indicate that a collision between vehicles blocked the westbound side of Interstate 64. The crash caused delays in the area just past Spirit of St. Louis Boulevard.

The police and firefighters closed off a large portion of the roadway as they worked to clear the scene and restore the flow of traffic.

Medical personnel responded to the site of the incident to render aid to the victims. Those in need of further care were transported to area hospitals by ambulance.

At this time, the incident remains under investigation.

Our thoughts are with the victims who were injured as a result of this accident. We hope for their full recovery.

Car Accidents in Missouri

St Louis, MO – Injuries Reported in Auto Wreck on I-64 near Spirit of St Louis BlvdBeing involved in a motor vehicle accident can have a damaging impact on your life. Unfortunately, tens of thousands of people in our state are left with injuries as a result of vehicle collisions each year. There are many cases where people are harmed in accidents due to the negligence of other drivers. We see a significant number of people harmed in crashes due to drivers who are speeding, under the influence of drugs or alcohol, distracted, or engaging in other reckless actions while operating their vehicles.

These and other acts of negligence are the leading causes of crashes in our state. In fact, over 80% of accidents take place due to driver errors. People who are involved in accidents are often left with significant injuries that require extensive medical care. Some of the most common serious injuries reported in accidents across Missouri include:

  • spinal cord injuries
  • traumatic brain injuries
  • severe compound fractures
  • internal organ damage
  • severe lacerations and cuts

If you have suffered a serious injury 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. Louis right away.

Our St. Louis personal injury lawyers at Peterson & Associates, P.C. can help you get justice after being injured in an accident due to the negligence of another person. For decades, our lawyers have stood by the sides of innocent victims and fought to get them the money they deserve to cover their damages. We will build the strongest personal injury case on your behalf to ensure you are able to secure the financial compensation you need for medical expenses, vehicle repairs, and more.

Contact our Missouri personal injury law firm today at 816-888-8888. Our lawyers can meet with you for a free consultation to discuss your case in the legal options available to help you move forward.

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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.