1 injured in single-vehicle St. Charles crash

ST. CHARLES, MO – One woman was transported to the hospital after being involved in a single-vehicle collision on I-70 early Wednesday morning.

According to an official crash report by the Missouri State Highway Patrol, the accident occurred shortly before 1:30 a.m. when Erica Gool, 23, of Florissant traveled off the side of the freeway and struck a concrete barrier on the left side and then a guard rail on the right.

Gool was taken to a local hospital by a trooper at the scene to be treated for non-life-threatening injuries. Details regarding what may have caused the crash have not yet been made available.

This article is one in a series presented by OnderLaw to inform our neighbors about car accidents and traffic news across our city. It should not be interpreted as legal advice. However, if you or someone you love has been injured in a car accident, we would like to discuss your case in detail. Depending on the circumstances, you may be entitled to financial compensation for your medical bills, your lost income, and other expenses. More importantly, the only way to fight for a change to the dangerous interstate or fix the root cause of many accidents is to enlist the help of an experienced attorney that has the possibility to effect change and can prevent this from happening to another family. Contact us today to speak to one of our compassionate St. Louis car accident attorneys.