Creve Coeur Man Killed In Motorcycle Accident
Posted By Meyerkord & Meyerkord, LLC
A Creve Coeur man is dead after a fatal
motorcycle accident on Ladue Road. According to officials, the motorcycle accident happened
on Ladue Road near Interstate 270 around 7:20 a.m. on Wednesday. Police
say the 30-year-old victim was transported to Mercy Hospital St. Louis
where he was pronounced dead.
According to the St. Louis Police Captain, a westbound SUV struck an eastbound
motorcyclist on Ladue Road as the SUV was turning left to get onto the
southbound ramp leading to Interstate 270. The motorcycle hit the right
rear part of the SUV and died from his injuries sustained in the crash.
Police say he was wearing a helmet at the time of the accident. The female
driver of the SUV was not injured and stayed on the scene to cooperate
with police. The police say an electric signal is present at the intersection
of Ladue Road and the entrance ramp to I-270. Police will be able to retrieve
evidence of right-of-way. No charges have been filed.
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injuries during a traffic accident. The Missouri law firm of Meyerkord
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