Infant Survives Being Ejected in Auto Accident
Posted By Meyerkord & Meyerkord, LLC
accident occurred on Friday in Texarkana, Arkansas. The incident took place along
Interstate 30 when a truck struck the side of a car. As a result, the
car flipped over. An eight-month-old baby was ejected from the vehicle
- her car seat was not installed the right way, and she was not restrained
correctly. The child was found in a storm drain and was removed by three
fire fighters. She has a minor injury and was taken to the hospital to
receive medical attention. Additionally, four other occupants of the vehicle
were taken to the hospital as well. The driver of the truck that sideswiped
the car was given a citation for their lane change, which was “improper
When making a lane change, it is important that driver completely check
their surroundings to make sure that no other vehicles are close to them.
Additionally, the use of signals is very important, as it lets other drivers
know that you are making the lane change.
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experiencing injuries, contact the Saint Louis personal injury attorneys
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