According to the Missouri Highway Patrol, eight people died from auto accidents on Missouri Roadways over the Memorial Day weekend. Police report they responded to approximately 347 auto accidents that resulted in eight deaths with an additional 128 people treated for injuries. Missouri Highway Patrol Troopers reported 135 arrests for people driving while intoxicated, which has increased from last year’s 105 arrests. The authorities also reported 17 boating accidents that resulted in injuries but no fatalities. Despite in increase in patrols and the safety precautions put in place over the holiday weekend, there will always be negligent drivers who make dangerous decisions on Missouri roadways which can lead to major and even fatal auto accidents.
Tragically, a great number of auto accidents end in fatalities. Due to this, if you have lost a loved one, it is imperative that you contact St. Louis’ best auto accident attorneys at Meyerkord & Kurth, LLC, as soon as possible. In many cases, the only way to successfully recover financially after a tragic loss of a loved one is through legal representation by an experienced and diligent auto accident attorney. Our trusted associates at Meyerkord & Kurth, LCC, will work hard to hold the responsible individuals accountable and liable for all your damages and losses. At the downtown St. Louis law firm of Meyerkord & Kurth, no case is too small or too big for our passionate attorneys to successfully resolve. Our St. Louis auto accident attorneys represent each and every client with the utmost respect and compassion throughout the entire legal process. Begin your legal journey by contacting Meyerkord & Kurth, LLC, for a free consultation.