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One dead after vehicle crashes into STL building

Thursday in North St. Louis, a woman was killed after two cars crashed into one another, and hit a church. Likewise, the accident happened at the 4400 block of Rosalie in St. Louis, Missouri. The accident happened when an SUV collided with another vehicle, and sent it into the St. Paul Temple Missionary Baptist Church. Soon after the collision, a fire broke out inside the church, yet was extinguished rather quickly.

Furthermore, the accident happened when the 18-year-old driver of the SUV was speeding for unknown reasons. In addition, the driver of the other vehicle was making a U-turn, and as a result was struck by the SUV. The driver of the SUV was arrested on the scene. The person in the other vehicle, which was struck, was 53-year-old, Sandra Washington. Tragically, Washington was killed from her injuries sustained in the motor vehicle accident. The front entrance of the church was seriously damaged, and is estimated to take weeks to fix.

If you or a loved one has been injured in a motor vehicle accident, the experienced St. Louis personal injury attorneys at Meyerkord & Kurth would like to speak to you. Please contact us today for a free, no obligation consultation.

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