St Louis, MO (June 17, 2022) – An auto accident reported in the St Louis area left three people injured. At around 7:10 a.m., on June 14, emergency crews were dispatched to the site of a crash on Forder Road.
Reports from local authorities show that a 2001 Dodge Ram 1500 pickup truck and a 2019 Dodge Charger collided on Forder Road in the area of Kingbolt Avenue. The incident left both vehicles with significant damage, requiring them to be towed from the scene.
EMS rendered aid to 50-year-old Rhonda Shanika-Croy and two male juveniles, ages 12 and 17, at the scene. The two juveniles were transported to SSM Health Cardinal Glennon Children’s Hospital for the treatment of injuries. Shanika-Croy was transported to Des Peres Hospital.
At this time, the incident remains under investigation.
Our thoughts are with Rhonda Shanika-Croy and the two minors who were injured in this accident. We hope for their full recovery.
Car Accidents in Missouri
Motor vehicle accidents in the state of Missouri leave tens of thousands of people injured every year. We see many people suffer from spinal cord injuries, traumatic brain injuries, and even severely broken bones as a result of their accidents. In many cases, people are harmed in accidents due to the negligence of others. We see thousands of people hospitalized as a result of drivers who are speeding, impaired by drugs or alcohol, or distracted while operating their vehicles.
When victims are injured in accidents due to the negligence of others, they often have legal options available to help them move forward. Working with a car accident lawyer in Missouri can help to ensure you are in the best position possible to move forward from your accident.
Our team at Peterson & Associates, P.C., will help you build the strongest claim possible to ensure you are able to get justice. Our lawyers will go right to the scene of your accident to gather evidence. We will work with experts who can re-create your accident to uncover critical detail showing what took place at the time of the crash. Our lawyers will obtain testimony from witnesses, a copy of the police report, and your medical records to prove what took place and what damages you are forced to endure.
Our lawyers will fight viciously to ensure you are able to prove than the elements of negligence existed at the time of your crash so you are able to prevail for your lawsuit. Our Missouri personal injury lawyers take an aggressive approach when it comes to representing each of our clients. We firmly believe that they should never be forced to spend tens of thousands of dollars to cover medical expenses and other damages they face as a result of another person’s negligence. For this reason, we fight diligently to ensure they are able to secure the maximum amount of compensation available for medical expenses, vehicle repairs, lost earning capacity, and more.
You must reach out to our Missouri personal injury law firm as soon as possible to get started on your case. Our lawyers are available by calling 816-888-8888.
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