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One dead after car crashes into frozen pond

Monday turned into a tragedy following a car crash, which killed one and injured another in Chicago, Illinois. Furthermore, the car that crashed left the road on Lake Shore Drive where there was no guardrail, and hit a frozen pond near the Lincoln Park Zoo. When the vehicle hit the frozen water, it never submerged but did roll over many times until it came to a final rest on its roof.

The water was so frozen; rescue workers had to remove the passengers from the car with a saw. One of the passengers was rushed to a nearby hospital, yet later died from her injuries. Another man, who was in the car at the time, was injured and taken to a nearby hospital, but his name and status is not currently known. Although it is not suspected that drugs or alcohol played a role in the crash, the accident is still under investigation.

The knowledgeable St. Louis personal injury attorneys at Meyerkord & Kurth have more than a century of combined experience, and an outstanding proven track record of success with motor vehicle accidents. Likewise, our attorneys understand that you and your family's safety is a top priority, and will vehemently fight to make sure you receive the compensation you deserve. Please contact our office as soon as possible regarding your vehicle accident case, so we can put our skill and expertise to work for you.

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