EUREKA, MO – Two people were injured in a rear-end accident on westbound I-44 east of State Highway 109 early Sunday morning.
Madison K. Monti, 22, was traveling west on I-44 when she lost control of her 2008 Honda Pilot, according to Missouri State Highway Patrol. The Honda rear-ended a 2017 Chevrolet Cruze, driven by 29-year-old Eileen R. Henrriquez, around 3:50 a.m.
Henrriquez, of Dalton, Ohio, and a passenger in the Cruze, 38-year-old Kari L. Cajun-Ramayo, were transported to SSM Health St. Clare Hospital for minor injuries. Both were wearing seat belts.
Monti, of St. Louis, was also wearing a seat belt.
The Chevrolet sustained extensive damages and the Honda sustained minor damages.
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 rear-end 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 against distracted 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.