Woman injured in single-vehicle crash on Route E in Cadet

WASHINGTON COUNTY, MO — A 60-year-old woman was injured Saturday evening in a single-car collision along Route E in Cadet, according to Missouri State Highway Patrol.

Trooper D. M. Dooley responded to the accident along the northbound lanes of Route E at Cedar Forest Lane at around 5:00 p.m.

The woman was driving a 2003 GMC Sierra northbound on the highway when she lost control of the vehicle, causing it to travel off the west side of the road and strike a tree.

The driver was transported by ambulance to Washington County Memorial Hospital with minor injuries. The MSHP crash report indicates she was not wearing a seatbelt at the time of the crash.

The roadway’s wet conditions were attributed on the crash report as a factor in the crash.

The 2003 GMC Sierra was totaled in the accident.


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 car 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 roadways 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.