ARNOLD, MO – Two people were injured in a hit-and-run collision on northbound Missouri 141 on Sunday afternoon.
According to Missouri State Highway Patrol, Sandra S. Burns, 51, was traveling north in the right lane on Missouri 141 in a 1993 Jeep Grand Cherokee. An unknown vehicle traveled into her lane and struck the left rear of the Jeep then fled the crash scene. The accident happened south of Old Missouri State Road around 3:14 p.m.
Burns and a female 17-year-old passenger in the Jeep were transported to Mercy Hospital South for minor injuries. Both were wearing seat belts.
The Jeep 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 a hit-and-run collision, 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 reckless drivers who flee the crash scene 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.