A Sunday morning car accident resulted in one fatality. The accident occurred around 5:30 a.m. when a driver traveling eastbound on Interstate 70 attempted to exit onto Tucker. The driver lost control approaching the Stan Musial Veterans Memorial Bridge resulting in a horrific accident. The vehicle caught fire, and the driver was pronounced dead at the scene of the accident. The St. Louis police department is investigating the accident.
Car accidents occur thousands of times a year resulting in serious injuries and fatalities. Head-on collisions, truck accidents, motorcycle accidents, pedestrian accidents, and single-vehicle crashes are some examples of the various types of auto accidents. One common factor most auto accidents share is that a large portion of all auto accidents are preventable. The causes of car accidents can range from dangerous roadways to negligent driving, and it can be difficult to determine liability. Contacting an experienced St. Louis auto accident attorney can provide you with a full investigation to determine who is responsible for your accident.
The personal injury attorneys at Meyerkord & Kurth will investigate your accident, determine liability, and fight to hold them responsible for their negligence. Our attorneys have handled thousands of accident cases and have recovered over $350 million in compensation. We will work diligently to ensure that you receive the compensation you deserve while supporting you throughout the process of the case. If you have been injured or lost a loved one in an auto accident, contact us today for a free no-obligation consultation.