Two people injured in Pike County intersection accident
Posted on Monday, January 11th, 2021
PIKE COUNTY, MO – Two people sustained injuries after their two vehicles collide at US-61 and State Highway NN on Monday morning.
According to Missouri State Highway Patrol, 66-year-old Rosalie A. White, of Bowling Green, was traveling eastbound on US-61 in a 2015 Kia Sorento and failed to yield to a 1992 Honda Accord that was traveling northbound on State Highway NN.
The front-end of the Honda struck the passenger side of the Kia.
Both White and the driver of the Honda, 61-year-old Thomas V. Bagwell, sustained minor injuries. White was transported to Pike County Memorial Hospital and Bagwell, of O’Fallon, was transported to SSM Health St. Joseph Hospital Lake St. Louis.
Neither White nor Bagwell were wearing their seat belts at the time of the crash.
The Honda sustained extensive damages and the Kia sustained moderate damages.
This article is one in a series presented by OnderLaw, LLC 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 an intersection 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 fight for safer intersections 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.