Distracted driver rear-ends vehicle in Dardenne

ST. CHARLES COUNTY, MO – A female driver was injured after her car was rear-ended Thursday morning on Route N in Dardenne, the Missouri State Highway Patrol reports.

The driver of a 2017 Jeep Wrangler was following too closely behind 35-year-old Heather Welker’s 2004 Nissan Sentra and hit her at the intersection with Hawk Ridge Trail.

Welker sustained minor injuries from the incident and was taken to Progress West Hospital for treatment.

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 rear-end 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 end distracted driving accidents 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.