5 People Injured in Two-Vehicle Crash in the Central West End
St. Louis, MO. Early Friday morning, five people were injured in a two-vehicle accident in the Central West End.
The accident occurred around 1:45 a.m. after two vehicles collided near the intersection of North Kingshighway and Waterman Boulevard, and struck a nearby traffic light which then fell on one of the cars.
According to the St. Louis Police Department, five out of the six people involved in the crash were injured and taken to the hospital for treatment.
At this moment in time, the accident is still under investigation, and additional details have yet to be released.
In 2014, 47,977 people were injured in crashes in the State of Missouri. According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Association, the leading causes of car crashes are drunk driving, speeding, distracted driving, and bad weather. In 2016 alone, 10,497 people alone were killed in alcohol-related accidents.
If you or someone you love has been injured or killed in a car accident, you need a Car Accident Lawyer by your side to protect your rights. For more information on how an experienced lawyer can recover the most damages for your case, call (314) 409-7060 or contact the Dixon Injury Firm today to schedule a free consultation.
Our greatest sympathies go out to the family of the victims involved in this terrible accident. If a family member or loved one of the victims would like the name of a person removed, please do not hesitate to contact our attorneys.