Two Injured In Multiple-Vehicle Accident
Posted By Meyerkord & Meyerkord, LLC
accident left all lanes of eastbound Interstate 64 closed on Monday afternoon.
According to authorities, the accident occurred after 1:00 p.m. on eastbound
I-64, just past Vandeventer Avenue. The Missouri Department of Transportation
closed two left lanes on the highway causing bumper-to-bumper traffic
for several hours. Two people were reportedly injured in the accident,
stemming from a chain reaction caused by a distracted driver. Officials
say two people were transported to a nearby hospital and one driver is
in critical condition. The other driver is now in stable condition. The
accident is still under investigation, according to officials.
Many Missouri drivers become a victim on the roadways due to other distracted
motorist. One of the most common reasons for distracted driving is mobile
device use. Missouri remains one of the few states that allows cell phone
use behind the wheel. Auto accidents stemming from distracted drivers
is an epidemic in Missouri, leaving thousands injured every year.
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