A motorcycle accident was reported in St. Louis early Tuesday evening.
The incident occurred at the intersection of Winnebago Street and Virginia Avenue. At 5:20 p.m., a motorcyclist was approaching the intersection when he was struck by an SUV whose operator then fled the scene. According to reports, the driver of the truck ignored the traffic sign at the junction. The victim sustained fatal injuries and was pronounced dead on-site. Authorities are currently investigating the incident and looking for the hit-and-run motorist.
Personal injury/accident experts can help victims or their families find closure following road incidents that result in injuries or deaths. They can evaluate our cases and recommend action plans that can be invaluable in these trying times.