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St Louis, MO – Four-Vehicle Wreck on I-55 near US-50 Leaves Three Injured

Categorized as Auto Accidents, Personal Injury

St Louis, MO (November 26, 2022) – A traffic accident occurred in St. Louis the last several people injured. The crash was reported at around 10:15 a.m. on November 23.

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According to reports provided by the Missouri State Highway Patrol, a 1999 Dodge 1500 pickup truck crashed into the rear of a 2020 Chevrolet Equinox on the northbound side of Interstate 55 on the ramp to US Highway 50. The impact of the crash caused the Chevrolet to crash into a guardrail and strike a 2002 Ford Mustang. The Dodge then struck a 2015 Honda Civic.

Three people suffered injuries as a result of the crash. An ambulance responded to the scene to render aid to 18-year-old Trinton Carpenter, 18-year-old Derek Dickerson, and 24-year-old Allison Woodhouse. The victims were then transported to Mercy Hospital South, where they underwent further care.

Crash investigations are underway.

We hope Derek Dickerson, Allison Woodhouse, and Trinton Carpenter recover quickly following this crash.

Car Accidents in Missouri

St Louis, MO – Four-Vehicle Wreck on I-55 near US-50 Leaves Three InjuredA traffic accident can change your life forever. Unfortunately, thousands of people in the state of Missouri are left with painful injuries every year as a result of collisions. People who are involved in accidents are often left with traumatic brain injuries, spinal cord injuries, and even severe compound fractures. Suffering a serious injury as a result of an auto accident can leave you with mental and emotional pain and suffering. Many victims struggle financially as well.

Following your accident, you may be able to pursue legal action against the responsible party. Depending on the circumstances of your accident, you may be able to recover financial compensation to alleviate some of the damages that you face.

Pain and suffering damages are intended to compensate an accident victim for the physical and emotional anguish caused by the accident. To recover pain and suffering damages, you will need to show that the accident caused you physical pain and/or emotional distress.

Medical costs include any expenses incurred for medical treatment as a result of the accident, such as ambulance fees, hospitalization costs, or prescription medications. You will need to provide documentation of your medical expenses in order to recover these damages. Working with a car accident lawyer in St Louis can help to ensure you have the best chances of getting justice.

Our personal injury lawyers at Peterson & Associates, P.C. will fight to ensure you are able to hold the person who is responsible for your crash to account. We will build a strong case for you and demand timely compensation to cover these and other damages you face. Schedule a consultation with our personal injury lawyers today by calling 816-888-8888.

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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.