Warrenton woman sustains injuries in three-vehicle collision
Posted on Thursday, January 28th, 2021
WENTZVILLE, MO – A 35-year-old Warrenton woman was injured in a three-vehicle collision on westbound I-70 on Wednesday morning.
Police report Brittney Y. Acevedo was traveling westbound on I-70 near mile marker 208 when her 2008 Mercury Grand Marquies slid out of control around 11:38 a.m. It traveled into the path of a semi, driven by 21-year-old Spencer A. Lane. The semi struck the side of the Mercury. A box truck, driven by 30-year-old Robert E. Cazares, rear-ended the Mercury.
Acevedo was transported to SSM Health St. Joseph Hospital Lake St. Louis for moderate injuries. Neither Lane nor Cavares were injured in the crash.
All three drivers were wearing their seat belts.
The Mercury was totaled, the box truck sustained extensive damages, and the semi sustained minor 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 interstate 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 for safer interstates 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.