Just before 3 p.m., 911 was called for a pedestrian that was hit by a black Volvo. When the police arrived on the scene the pedestrian was found in a critical condition. The pedestrian was seventy-nine years old, and was transported to a nearby hospital. Although the paramedics and hospital provided their best efforts, the pedestrian passed away. The owner of the black Volvo has been identified, but it is unclear whether he was driving the vehicle at the time of the accident.
Pedestrians that have been struck by vehicles usually have claims against the drivers who hit them. These types of accidents generally result in catastrophic injuries or even death, so it is important to speak to a personal attorney if you or a family member have been struck by a vehicle.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 hit by a car as a pedestrian. 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.