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St Charles, MO – Woman Transported to St Joseph Hospital Following I-70 Crash near Fifth St

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St Charles, MO (March 12, 2022) – One woman was left injured as a result of an auto accident in the St Charles area on Friday morning, March 11. Just after 8:20 a.m., the Missouri State Highway Patrol was notified that their assistance was needed at the scene of a collision on Interstate 70.

Reports from MSHP indicate that a collision involving a 2013 Chevrolet Equinox, a 2020 Ford F-250, and a 2014 Chevrolet Impala occurred on the eastbound side of Interstate 70 just west of Fifth Street.

The incident caused moderate delays throughout the area as MSHP and firefights worked to clear the scene.

EMS treated 65-year-old Audrey Peterson at the scene for injuries. She was then transported to St Joseph Hospital East for further care.

At this time, investigations surrounding the accident are underway.

Our thoughts are with Audrey Peterson at this time. We hope for her full recovery.

Car Accidents in Missouri

St Charles, MO – Woman Transported to St Joseph Hospital Following I-70 Crash near Fifth StCar accidents in the state of Missouri leave tens of thousands of people with injuries each year. In many cases, victims are rushed from the scene of their accidents to local hospitals for emergency medical care. After going through emergency surgery, many victims have to spend weeks off work to recover.

Dealing with painful injuries while facing towering medical expenses, vehicle repair costs, and lost wages can be incredibly challenging. Not only do victims suffer, but their families are often forced to endure financial strains as well. When victims are harmed in accidents, due to the negligence of others, they often have legal options available to help them recover. Seeking the guidance of a skilled St Charles car accident attorney can make a major difference in your ability to get justice following your accident. Our team will fight on your behalf to protect your legal rights and get you the compensation you need.

St Charles Personal Injury Lawyers

Our team at Peterson & Associates, P.C., is committed to helping our clients recover after being hurt in motor vehicle crashes through no fault of their own. Our St Charles personal injury attorneys strive to help injured victims get the justice and compensation they deserve after being injured in crashes caused by drivers who are drunk, distracted, or engaging in reckless actions. Our lawyers understand the mental and emotional impacts that injured parties face after following their accidents.

The financial impacts only make the process of recovering from injuries more challenging. Our team does not feel it is right to force victims to spend their own money on costs they face due to the negligence of another person. For this reason, we spend a significant amount of time assisting victims to maximize their recoveries and we have a track record to prove it. We have helped our clients obtain a total of $500 million in recoveries by prevailing on thousands of claims over the years.

We will stop at nothing to ensure your legal rights are protected after being hurt. Contact our Missouri accident lawyers by calling (816) 888-8888 at your earliest convenience to see how our team can help you.

Note: Our team of writers utilized secondary sources in the creation of this accident post. For that reason, the specifics regarding this accident have not been independently fact-checked and verified by our writing staff. If you locate any information that is not accurate, please notify us immediately so that we can update the post to reflect the most accurate information available. If you would like the post to be removed from our site, please let us know and we will do our best to remove it completely.

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.