As many people were enjoying their weekend, an auto accident involving multiple vehicles resulted in seven people suffering injuries. The accident happened in Pinebluff, North Carolina on Saturday afternoon. Authorities reported that at approximately 4 p.m., a severe traffic accident happened where U.S. Highway 1 and Baltimore Avenue intersect. Police have not given details indicating a possible cause, but they did confirm that there were seven people from the vehicles transported to the hospital. The severity of their injuries is unknown, and the accident is under investigation.
Were you involved in an auto accident today? If not, consider yourself fortunate because there are an estimated 80 people killed in auto accidents each day, according to the Statistic Brain Research Institute. Design flaws, dangerous roadways, mechanical defects, and reckless driving are the most common causes of auto accidents. The mistakes drivers make may seem innocent but can change the lives of others forever. Driving under the influence, speeding, distracted driving, and fatigued driving cause thousands of auto accidents every year that inflicts injuries and claim the lives of others. Fortunately, victims of traffic accidents could have grounds to file an auto accident case for compensation.
To receive the amount of compensation you deserve, it is important to consult an experienced auto accident attorney at Meyerkord & Kurth. Our firm was established as a father-son duo and has grown, continuing to prioritize family values. We fight for our clients right to receive compensation for medical bills, lost wages, and emotional damages. Contact Meyerkord & Kurth to speak with an experienced St. Louis accident attorney.