Two men from Des Plaines, Illinois were involved in a fatal two-vehicle accident in Wisconsin. The car crash happened Sunday night in Waushara County. The auto accident took place in Marion at the intersection of State Highway 21 and County Trunk Z. The two Des Plaines men were traveling in a van and the passenger, a 28-year-old man, was not wearing his seat belt and was thrown from the vehicle. He was airlifted to the hospital where he was pronounced dead. Authorities are continuing to investigate the accident and little details have been released.
There were 32,719 people who lost their lives in fatal accidents in 2013, according to the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety. 757 of those fatalities occurred in Missouri accidents. Families who suffer the incredible loss of a loved one should be allowed to concentrate on grieving their loss and not be plagued with the stress and details of an auto accident claim. Contacting a car crash lawyer can alleviate the stress of dealing with insurance companies and they will seek compensation for medical bills, funeral expenses, and lost wages as a result of the accident.
The personal injury attorneys at Meyerkord & Kurth are experienced with auto accident claims and can help you or someone you know who has been injured in an auto accident. We have a track record of recovering millions of dollars due to accidents and helping clients recover from their traumatic experience. Our personal injury attorneys are licensed in Missouri and Illinois. We have logged thousands of hours on the phone with insurance companies and recovered millions of dollars for medical bills, pain and suffering, and property damage. We have over 95 years of combined experience. Please contact us at (314) 300-3000 or (800) 391-4318 for a no-obligation assessment of your potential auto accident case.