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St Charles, MO – Crash on I-70 near Mid Rivers Mall Dr Leaves Man Injured

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St Charles, MO (October 11, 2022) – A 40-year-old man from Defiance, Missouri, was transported to SSM Health DePaul Hospital for the treatment of injuries following a crash that took place in St. Charles County on Monday morning. On October 10, troopers with the Missouri State Highway Patrol responded to a crash on Interstate 70.

Just after 9 a.m., a collision between a 2009 Chevrolet HH are in a 2012 Ford F150 pickup truck took place on the eastbound side of Interstate 70 just west of Mid Rivers Mall Drive. The Chevrolet suffered extensive damage as a result of the crash.

The driver of the Chevrolet, 40-year-old Matthew Davis, suffered injuries in the crash. Davis was transported by St. Charles County Ambulance District to SSM Health DePaul Hospital, where he was treated for his injuries.

The crash remains under investigation at this time.

We help Matthew Davis is able to recover quickly from his injuries.

Car Accidents in Missouri

St Charles, MO – Crash on I-70 near Mid Rivers Mall Dr Leaves Man InjuredAfter a Missouri car crash, it is important to identify who is at fault. This can be difficult to do, especially if there are no witnesses to the accident. However, there are some things you can look for to help determine fault.

If one driver was speeding, ran a red light, or was otherwise driving recklessly, they may be at fault. If one driver was not paying attention to the road, they may also be at fault. If the road conditions played a role in the accident, such as ice or potholes, the government entity responsible for maintaining the road may be at fault.

It is important to note that Missouri is a comparative fault state. This means that even if you were partially at fault for the accident, you may still be able to recover damages from the other party. However, your damages will be reduced by your percentage of fault.

Considering the fact that Missouri operates on a pure comparative negligence system when determining how to distribute damages following a crash, it is important that you reach out to a car accident lawyer in St. Charles right away. The insurance company will do whatever they can to shift the blame onto you. For this reason, it is crucial that you have a strong legal team who can counter the insurance company and prove that the defendant is at fault.

Our team at Peterson & Associates, P.C. can help to prove your case. We will fight to get to full and timely compensation to cover the losses and damages you face. Some of the damages we will demand full compensation for include:

  • Pain and suffering
  • Medical costs
  • Long-term care expenses
  • Lost wages
  • Lost earning capacity
  • Vehicle repairs

Schedule a consultation with our personal injury lawyers today by calling 816-888-8888 to get started on your case.

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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.