Pedestrian injured in St. Louis intersection accident

ST. LOUIS, MO – A 55-year-old male pedestrian was injured in a crash at the intersection of Benton Street and North Florissant Avenue on Thursday night.

According to KSDK, a 37-year-old woman was traveling north on North Florissant Avenue in a 2009 Chevrolet Malibu. She claims the pedestrian appeared out of nowhere and she could not avoid hitting him. Police report she called 911 immediately.

The injured pedestrian was transported to a nearby hospital for injuries to his head and leg.

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 pedestrian 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 keep pedestrians safe 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.