Two people injured after Explorer hits dump truck on I-70

ST. PETERS, MO – Two people were injured after a 2013 Ford Explorer hit a dump truck on eastbound I-70 on Sunday evening.

Police report that 33-year-old Terron A. Clark was traveling east on I-70 when he attempted to change lanes. The front of his Ford struck the rear of a dump truck. The accident happened west of Cave Springs Road around 7:58 p.m.

Clark and a 41-year-old female passenger in the Ford were transported to SSM Health DePaul Hospital for minor injuries. They were both wearing seat belts.

Brian C. Brown, the dump truck driver, was not injured.

The Ford was totaled and the dump truck sustained minor 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 a dump truck 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.