Authorities have released more info regarding last Monday’s highway accident in Wentzville.
A vehicle with four occupants crashed at the US-61/I-70 junction, catching fire and killing three motorists, while critically injuring one passenger. The suspects were reportedly attempting to escape apprehension when the crash occurred. As of posting time, the identities of the victims have yet to be determined by officials; no one has attempted to claim the bodies. On the other hand, the motorist who survived hasn’t been cooperating with authorities. This case is still under investigation.
Establishing accountability in all road incidents is imperative as it will allow authorities to apprehend reckless or negligent individuals, thus making roads safer for everyone else. That said, victims of these situations are advised to consult personal injury experts so that legal avenues available to them can be properly pursued.