Accident shuts down lane on I-44

ST. LOUIS, MO – Troopers with the Missouri State Highway Patrol closed one lane following an accident on I-44 Wednesday evening.

According to the official Twitter page of the Missouri Department of Transportation, the accident happened in the westbound lanes of I-44 just past the Arsenal Street exit shortly before 7:00 p.m.

Details regarding the cause of the crash have not been released as of yet. However, the right lane was closed for about an hour while the wreckage was cleared from the interstate.

 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.