WENTZVILLE, MO – A teenage driver was seriously injured after being ejected during a crash on Highway N in St. Charles County yesterday afternoon, according to details provided by the Missouri State Highway Patrol.
The crash occurred on eastbound Highway N near Hidden Cedar Place at 3:45 p.m., after the driver of a 2013 Infiniti JX35 failed to maintain a single lane. The Infiniti then went off the right side of the road, where it crashed into a ditch and rolled over.
The driver, a 16-year-old boy from Wentzville, was ejected during the crash.
He was taken to the hospital in St. Louis for the treatment of severe injuries.
No other injuries were reported during the crash.
According to the report, the victim was not wearing his seatbelt when the accident occurred.
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 crash, 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 advocate for the safety of teen drivers across the state 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.