ST. CHARLES, MO – Two people, including a woman from Tennessee, were severely injured in a single-vehicle crash on Highway 94 in St. Charles early this morning.
According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, the crash happened on westbound Hwy 94 and Zumbehl Road at 12:54 a.m., when the driver of a 2006 Chevrolet Silverado pickup truck, 37-year-old St. Louis man David W. Baker, failed to make his turn. The right side of his vehicle then crashed into a traffic signal, causing the pickup to spin. The left side of the pickup truck then collided with a second traffic light.
Baker and his passenger, 27-year-old Sara A. McRoberts, of Memphis, Tenn., were taken to Mercy St. Louis for the treatment of severe injuries.
Neither of the two was wearing a seatbelt when the crash happened.
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 car 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 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.