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Fire Chief Killed in SUV Accident

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A 45-year-old man was killed in a single car crash Monday morning. The driver was an Alton police officer and the volunteer fire chief. The accident occurred west of Alton, Mo on U.S. 160 when the fire chief was responding to a house fire and his SUV veered off the road and overturned.

Thousands of injuries and deaths are caused due to automobile accidents every year. Several of those accidents involve SUVs due to the fact that they are prone to rollover accidents. Reckless driving could be a factor in rollover accidents, but many people don't realize that a design flaw can cause rollover accidents. If you are a victim of an SUV accident it is imperative that you contact an attorney in order to have the accident fully investigated and to determine if there are grounds to file a personal injury claim.

The personal injury attorneys at Meyerkord & Kurth, LLC investigate accidents from every angle and gather sufficient evidence to prove the claim effectively. Our attorneys are licensed in Missouri and Illinois and have over 95 years of combined experience. We have the expertise to prove your case and recover the maximum compensation to cover medical bills, lost wages, pain and suffering. If you or a loved one has been injured in an SUV rollover accident, contact us for a free no-obligation consultation at (314) 436-9958 or (800) 391-4318.

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