ST. LOUIS, MO – A 46-year-old St. Louis woman was injured in a three-vehicle crash on southbound I-170 early Tuesday morning.
According to Missouri State Highway Patrol, Romeo Sanchez Juarez, 38, was traveling south on I-170 in a 1999 Chevrolet Silverado when he lost control of the vehicle. The Chevrolet spun and hit the median. Latrice Anderson was traveling south on I-170 in a 2020 Kia Forte and failed to avoid rear-ending the Chevrolet. Scott Purcell, 41, was also traveling south on I-170 in a 2017 Toyota Highlander and failed to stop causing the Toyota to rear-end the Kia.
Anderson was transported to SSM Health St. Mary’s Hospital for minor injuries.
All drivers were wearing seat belts.
Both the Chevrolet and Toyota sustained minor injuries. The Kia sustained moderate injuries.
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 multiple-vehicle 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 a 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.