Speeding Leads to Car Crash Near St. Louis on I-55
Speeding is a sure-fire way to put yourself at risk of getting into an accident. That’s precisely what happened recently when one vehicle was speeding on I-55 outside St. Louis.
According to the article on the St. Louis Post-Dispatch website, at approximately 12:30 in the morning, a 2003 Ford Mustang was speeding along the highway when it hit a GMC pickup truck. The impact caused the truck to overturn, and the driver was ejected from the vehicle. A passenger in the Mustang was injured during the wreck, but the driver did not suffer any serious injuries.
Both of the injured parties were taken to nearby hospitals for treatment. Fortunately, no one was killed in this accident. It’s also fortunate that the accident did not involve any other vehicles.
All too often, people who have sports cars tend to speed on the highways in St. Louis. As your St. Louis personal injury attorneys, we see these cases all the time. I-55 is a very busy roadway, and maintaining the proper speed limits is crucial in order to ensure your safety, as well as the safety of the other drivers on the road.
Perhaps you’ve been injured in a serious car accident, and you’d like the advice of St. Louis personal injury attorneys so you know how to proceed with your case. Whether you were a driver or a passenger, you have rights. Please contact us today.