A fatal car accident on Saturday morning resulted in the death of an Indiana beauty queen. Abby Sutherland was Miss Crawford County and had intentions of participating in the County Queens Day held at the Indiana State Fair. The accident occurred when the driver of the vehicle she was a passenger of traveled off the road thereby hitting several trees.
The driver of the vehicle suffered serious injuries and was taken to the University Hospital in Louisville, Kentucky. At this time alcohol is not suspected to be the cause of the accident.
Passengers of vehicles that suffer injuries due to the negligence of the driver of the vehicle they were riding in may recover for their injuries. It is important to discuss your rights with an experienced attorney to protect your rights.
The skilled St. Louis personal injury attorneys at Meyerkord & Kurth are dedicated professionals that are prepared to vigorously represent you, or your family member who were involved in a car accident. Furthermore, our experienced attorneys have over a century of combined experience, and will fight tirelessly for you while assisting in recovering the fair financial compensation you deserve. Please contact our St. Louis office today for a free consultation.