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Washington County Crash Kills Teen


On Friday morning, a single-vehicle accident in Washington County claimed the life of a 16-year-old girl. According to authorities, at around 7:15 a.m. the teen was operating a Volkswagen Beetle on northbound Gobblers Knob Road 601 near Potosi, Missouri when she lost control on a curve, overcorrected and collided with a tree. Tragically, she was pronounced dead at the scene of the accident.

Have you or a loved one suffered damages in a car accident? If so, you are one of the thousands of individuals that are involved in traffic accidents every year. Auto accidents occur so frequently that media outlets report on accidents every day. Being involved in a car crash can change an individual's life physically and emotionally. After learning that another party’s negligence caused the crash, it is important to fight to obtain the justice you deserve. The negligence could be caused by dangerous roadways, mechanical defects, reckless drivers, or vehicle design flaws. To determine who is responsible for your damages, it is imperative to contact an experienced car accident lawyer.

The St. Louis car accident attorneys at Meyerkord & Kurth have investigated thousands of car crashes. We will determine what factors led to your accident, as well as who caused it. Our attorneys have a reputation for being personal and professional while obtaining the justice and compensation our clients deserve. Our firm was built on family values and that is evident in how we treat our clients. Contact us today for a free no-obligation consultation.

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