House Springs woman injured in Eureka intersection collision

EUREKA, MO – A 35-year-old House Springs woman was injured in a collision at the intersection of northbound Missouri 109 and eastbound I-44 on Friday morning.

According to Missouri State Highway Patrol, Jessica L. Colter was traveling north on Missouri 109 in a 2016 Chevrolet Malibu. Andrew D. Yates, 42, was traveling south in a 2014 Chevrolet Impala and attempting to turn east when he failed to yield to the Malibu. The accident happened around 5:46 a.m.

Colter was transported to SSM Health St. Clare Hospital for minor injuries.

Both drivers were wearing seat belts.

MSHP reports both vehicles sustained extensive damages.

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 an intersection 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 a dangerous intersection 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.