Freightliner Rear Ends Man In Truck Accident In St. Louis, MO

Bruce D. Cummings was injured in a St. Louis Missouri truck accident on October 27, 2011 at 3:23pm. The St. Louis County Missouri truck accident occurred as Cummings drove a 2009 Mercury Mountainer on the southbound side of I-270. The Thursday afternoon highway traffic stopped… read more

Hit and Run Semi Truck Injures Fifteen-Year Old Boy in Missouri

A 15-year old boy from Turley, Oklahoma suffered serious injuries Tuesday night in a hit-and-run truck accident near Springfield, Missouri. This truck accident in Missouri occurred at about 10:50 p.m., January 18, 20100 as the boy walked along the shoulder of Interstate 44, west of… read more

International Tractor Trailer Collides With Tow Truck On I-70

A 2008 international tractor trailer struck a 2002 international tow truck on eastbound Interstate 70 in Callaway County on May 22, 2012. The accident occurred at 7:00am on that day. Harold W. Brown of Olathe, Kansas was driving the International Tractor Trailer eastbound on I-70…. read more

Jefferson County Tow-Truck Accident Leaves Man with Serious Injuries

Saturday, January 8th saw a somewhat bizarre serious injury accident with extremely grave consequences occur on Williams Creek Road. Around 1:30 p.m., Roy Smith, 57, was driving his 2004 Chevy Silverado eastbound. A tow truck was off-loading a 1999 Volkswagen Passat into a private drive… read more

Large Truck’s Lane Change On I-70 Injures One Driver And One Minor

Two Missouri residents were injured in a lane change accident on westbound Interstate 70 when a large truck struck their vehicle. The accident occurred in Jackson County on April 28, 2012 at 6:30pm. Shortly before the accident, a 2010 International Truck driven by Earl E…. read more

Man Killed After Collision With Modot Truck In Missouri

Darrell Fryer, 61, was killed and another person was seriously injured Tuesday morning in a Missouri tractor trailer crash on I-44. Fryer was heading westbound in a 1992 Oldsmobile Cutlass at the time of the accident, according to the Missouri State Highway Patrol. He was… read more

What To Do After A Car Accident In St. Louis, MO

The most recent statistics produced by the Missouri Department of Transportation (MoDOT) show that in 2011, there were a total of 142,966 traffic crashes. There were 51,060 injured in 2011, and 786 individuals perished in or as a result of automobile accidents. Speed, substance abuse,… read more

Car Accident Liability and Damages Explained

What is liability? After a car wreck, the first issue in every person’s mind is: who was at fault? Under Missouri law, this is called “liability.” So, after a car crash, if you speak with an insurance adjuster (which we do not recommend) or a… read more

Cell Phone and Texting Accidents in St. Louis, MO

Time and time again in the news we see distracted drivers using cell phones and texting. As a result, deadly car accidents happen. Numerous studies prove even use of hands free devices like speakerphones still cause drivers to be distracted from the roadway. While many… read more

The Rear End Collision Doctrine

In Missouri, if you are hit from the rear by another driver, his or her negligence is presumed under what is referred to as the “rear end collision doctrine.” This legal doctrine: removes the burden of showing that the driver failed to use the highest degree… read more