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St Louis, MO – Terrell Wallace Loses Life in Two-Vehicle Truck Crash on I-44 near MM 283.2

Categorized as Auto Accidents, Wrongful Death

St Louis, MO (March 6, 2022) – A motor vehicle accident reported in the St Louis area on Saturday morning claimed one man’s life. At around 3:45 a.m., on March 5, emergency crews were notified that their assistance was needed on-site at a crash on Interstate 44.

Reports from the Missouri State Highway Patrol show that a 2004 Chevrolet Tahoe and a 2019 Freightliner Cascadia collided on the eastbound side of Interstate 44 in the area of mile marker 283.2.

One driver, identified as 42-year-old Terrell Wallace, sustained fatal injuries in the crash. Wallace was pronounced deceased at the scene.

EMS rendered aid to the second driver, 45-year-old George Ross, at the scene. He was then transported to SSM Health St Mary’s Hospital in St Louis for care.

At this time, investigations surrounding the crash are underway.

Our thoughts are with George Ross at this time. We hope for his full recovery.

We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of Terrell Wallace. Our thoughts are with them at this time.

Fatal Truck Accidents in Missouri

St Louis, MO – Terrell Wallace Loses Life in Two-Vehicle Truck Crash on I-44 near MM 283.2Each year, thousands of victims lose their lives in motor vehicle accidents across the United States. Although there are several things we can do to protect others sharing the roads with us, there is no guarantee that others are going to be mindful of us. As a result, we continue to see numerous people suffer unnecessarily due to the reckless and negligent actions of others. Hundreds of these accidents take place right here in Missouri. Families of those who lose their lives in accidents are often left to deal with their sudden and unexpected loss.

When victims are killed in collisions, they often leave behind friends and family that are devastated. In some cases, families can reach out to a wrongful death attorney in St Louis to get the justice they deserve for their loved ones. Working with a skilled and knowledgeable legal team can help to ensure you are in the best position possible to move forward after experiencing the loss of a loved one.

St Louis Wrongful Death Lawyers

At Peterson & Associates, P.C., we take an aggressive approach at helping our clients recover after being injured in accidents. Our St Louis personal injury attorneys strive to help the families of accident victims get the justice and compensation they deserve after being harmed in preventable accidents.

We understand the mental and emotional challenges families face after losing loved ones in accidents. The financial impacts only make recovering more difficult. For this reason, we dedicate great time and efforts to helping victims maximize their recoveries and we have a track record to prove it.

With thousands of successful claims, we have helped our clients obtain a total of $500 million in claims. We will stop at nothing to ensure your legal rights are protected after being harmed. Contact our Missouri injury accident lawyers at 816-888-8888 to see how our team can help you.

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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.