Collision During St. Louis Morning Rush Hour
On, Monday March 23, 2015, there was a car accident during the morning rush hour. The crash occurred on northbound I-270 at Tesson Ferry at 8:06 A.M. Thirty-seven-year-old Cleo Pullum, of St. Louis, was stopped because of traffic congestion ahead of him when his 2011 Chevy Camaro was struck from behind by a 2001 Hyundai Santa Fe driven by Deborah F. Corlett, 56, of Affton. Both vehicles sustained minor damage. Mr. Pullum sustained minor car accident injuries and was taken by Mehlville Fire Protection District to St. Anthony’s Hospital.
Driver Loses Control of Vehicle on Missouri I-44
On Saturday, March 21, at 11:18 P.M., 24-year-old Kyle N. Fiedler was traveling westbound on I-44 west of mile marker 260 when his 2001 Saturn traveled off the left side of the road and struck a concrete barrier. He then returned to the road and traveled off the right side of the road and struck a rock bluff. Mr. Fiedler suffered moderate injuries and was taken to Mercy Hospital in St. Louis by Eureka Ambulance. The cause of this accident has not been confirmed, but luckily, no other people were injured by the out-of-control vehicle.
Woman and Toddler Involved in Accident on I-70
On March 21st at 10:01 P.M., 38-year-old Tiffany M. McAllister, of Bellfontaine Neighbors, was traveling on I-70 west of mile marker 237 when her 2007 Cadillac CTS travelled off the south side of the road and hit a guardrail and post before overturning. She was taken to Barnes Hospital by Gateway Ambulance for moderate injuries. Her passenger, 2-year-old Nevya E. Turner did not suffer any injuries, but was taken to Children’s Hospital as a precaution.
Medical Incident Causes 18-Year-Old Driver to Crash on I-55
On Friday, March 20th, at 2:45 P.M., 18-year-old Justin M. Boeser of Warrenton, MO was traveling southbound on I-55 south of Union Road. Mr. Boeser suffered a medical incident causing his vehicle, a 1996 Ford F-150, to travel across all lanes of southbound I-55 and strike the median wall. He suffered minor injuries and was taken to St. Anthony’s Medical Center by Mehlvillle Fire Protection District.
Accident on I-55 Near Reavis Barracks Road Injures Driver and Passenger
On Thursday, March 19th, 19-year-old Jonathan T. Spence of St. Louis, was traveling on I-55 south of Reavis Barracks Road, when his 2005 Mazda 6 traveled off the east side of the road and stuck the median wall while trying to avoid striking another car when changing lanes. Mr. Spence and his passenger, 19-year-old Sareena E. Sidlock, both suffered moderate injuries and were taken to St. Anthony’s Medical Center by the Affton Fire Protection District.
Wet Road Conditions Causes Collision on I-70
On Friday, March 13th, at 4:38 P.M., 38-year-old Ellen J. Tallent of Troy, MO, was traveling eastbound on I-70 east of the Earth City Expressway when she lost control of her 2004 Chevy Impala on the wet road and travelled into the back of a 2009 Pontiac G6, driven by 27-year-old Brittany N. Murphy of St. Louis. The Impala was hit by the Pontiac on the driver’s side. Both women suffered minor injuries and were taken to DePaul Hospital by Pattonville Ambulance.
Accidents can happen at any time for any reason, but if you have been injured in a car accident and you believe that another person involved in the accident was negligent in some way, you need to speak to an experienced personal injury attorney as soon as possible.