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St Louis, MO – Michael Randall Killed in Two-Vehicle Wreck on I-170 near Ladue Rd

Categorized as Auto Accidents, Wrongful Death

St Louis, MO (November 13, 2022) – Authorities in the St. Louis area confirmed that 36-year-old Michael Randall of Charles, Missouri, has died as a result of a traffic accident that took place on Sunday evening.

The crash was reported at around 10 p.m., on October 29. The Missouri State Highway Patrol and firefighters responded to the scene of the accident to provide assistance.

Preliminary investigations show that a 2004 Yamaha YZFR1 was traveling on Interstate 70 when it became involved in a crash with the 2016 Toyota Camry near Ladue Road. The motorcyclist, identified as Randall, was ejected from his vehicle.

Randall incurred fatal injuries due to the crash. He was pronounced deceased at the scene by Clayton Fire Department personnel. No other injuries were reported as a result of this accident.

The crash remains under investigation by the Missouri State Highway Patrol at this time.

We offer our condolences to the family of Michael Randall at this time.

Fatal Car Accidents in Missouri

St Louis, MO – Michael Randall Killed in Two-Vehicle Wreck on I-170 near Ladue RdIn Missouri, fatal accidents take the lives of hundreds of people annually. There are many cases where innocent people die as a result of negligence. Leading factors and fatal collisions across our state include speeding, changing lanes in a reckless manner, and failing to yield to others.

If you have lost a loved one in a car crash that was caused by someone else’s negligence, you may be able to file a wrongful death claim. In Missouri, there are various parties who are able to file wrongful death claims after losing loved ones. These include the surviving spouse, children, or parents of the deceased victim.

When filing a wrongful death claim, you will need to prove that the death was caused by the defendant’s negligence. This can be done by showing that the other driver was speeding, driving under the influence, or engaging in other negligent actions that resulted in the crash occurring. You will also need to show that your loved one would have survived if not for the other driver’s negligence.

If you are successful in proving your case, you may be awarded financial compensation for your loved one’s death. In general, this includes compensation for funeral expenses, lost earnings, loss of companionship, and various other damages that you face.

If you have lost a loved one in a car crash, contact an experienced St. Louis wrongful death lawyer to discuss your case. An attorney can help you gather evidence and build a strong case to get the compensation you deserve.

For over three decades, our car accident lawyers at Peterson & Associates, P.C. have fought to protect the legal rights and best interests of families across Missouri who have lost loved ones in fatal crashes. Our team can help you get justice and hold the person who caused your loved one’s death to account. Schedule a consultation with our personal injury lawyers today at 816-888-8888 to get started.

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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.