St Louis, MO (November 22, 2022) – A traffic accident took place in St. Louis that left one man with significant injuries. On November 22, the Missouri State Highway Patrol was notified that a traffic accident took place on Interstate 270 that required attention.
Authorities arrived at the scene to determine that a 2005 Hyundai Santa Fe crashed into a 2019 GMC Sierra on Interstate 270 just east of Missouri State Route 367. The impact of the crash caused the GMC to strike a 2011 Dodge Ram pickup truck.
The driver of the GMC, 28-year-old Jonathan Parker II, suffered moderate injuries in the crash. He was transported by Christian EMS to SSM Health Depaul Hospital, where he underwent emergency care.
The crash remains under investigation.
We hope Jonathan Parker II recovers quickly following this crash.
Car Accidents in Missouri
Each year, tens of thousands of innocent parties are hospitalized with severe injuries as a result of car accidents in the state of Missouri. There are many instances where people are harmed in preventable accidents. Motorists who act negligently while behind the wheel continue to cause harm to innocent parties.
Weaving in and out of traffic, using cell phones, speeding, and driving under the influence are some of the leading causes of car accidents. Each year, these dangerous behaviors claim thousands of lives and cause billions of dollars in property damage.
Despite the known risks, many drivers continue to engage in these risky behaviors. Inattention, distraction, impairment, and speeding are all factors that can lead to a car accident. If you or someone you love has been involved in a car accident caused by another driver’s negligence, you may be entitled to compensation.
An experienced St. Louis car accident attorney can investigate the circumstances of your accident and help you pursue the full amount of damages you are owed.
At Peterson & Associates, P.C., our team has over three decades of experience helping crash victims seek financial compensation for the damages that they face. Our team will help you recover compensation to cover your medical costs, repair expenses for your vehicle, lost earnings, and more.
While working with our team, you can rest assured knowing you have the strongest case possible to prove that the defendant is at fault. Our team will conduct a thorough investigation into the accident to make sure you have the strongest evidence possible. We will even work with experts who contact calculate the amount of damages you have suffered. We will work with reconstructionists who can re-create the accident to show what took place.
Our team will take an aggressive approach when it comes to proving that the defendant is at fault and demand that they pay. Schedule a consultation with our personal injury lawyers today by calling 816-888-8888 to get started on your case.
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