One person injured in four-vehicle accident on Highway 30

HIGH RIDGE, MO – One person was injured in a four-vehicle accident at the intersection of Highway 30 and Little Brennan Road on Tuesday afternoon.

Police report George P. Flynn, 77, was stopped at the intersection in his 2018 Toyota Corolla for a red light. Codie A. Hinkle-Schumacher, 20, was traveling westbound on Highway 30 in a 2000 Chevrolet 1500 and hit the Toyota. He then proceeded through the intersection and struck a 2014 Chevrolet Sonic, driven by 26-year-old Michael T. Kren. Additionally, the Chevrolet 1500 hit a box truck, driven by 41-year-old Phillip R. Ennis. Both the Sonic and box truck were traveling southbound on Little Brennan Road through the intersection.

The accident happened around 4:37 p.m.

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

All drivers were wearing seat belts.

The Sonic and box truck sustained minor damages, the Chevrolet 1500 was totaled, and the Toyota sustained extensive damages.

Investigations into the cause of the crash are ongoing.

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 multiple-vehicle 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 fight against negligent drivers 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.