St. Louis, MO (November 27, 2019) – One woman is dead following a two-car collision near Interstate 70 in the Mark Twain neighborhood on Sunday, November 24th.
The accident took place at about 2:15 a.m. at the intersection of Bircher Boulevard and North Kings Highway.
The driver of the 2007 Chevrolet Malibu that was involved in the accident, 27-year-old Mikehya Dee-Like was pronounced dead at the scene.
The other victim, a 56-year-old woman driving a 2016 Kia Sorento, was taken to a local hospital with an injury to her leg. Her condition is listed as stable.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim, Mrs. Mikehya Dee-Like, at this time.
Car Accidents in St. Louis
There were 879 car accident-related fatalities in 2015 in the state of Missouri. This figure indicates a 7.5 percent upsurge from the same crash data collected the previous year. The main causes of auto accidents in Missouri are driving under the influence and speeding.
These irresponsible driving practices both come with substantial administrative fines as well as additional penalties under state law. Traffic laws in Missouri are nuanced and can be hard to figure out, but having experienced legal counsel on your side who is familiar with the ins and outs of the state’s traffic laws will be an invaluable asset when it comes to receiving the full amount of financial compensation for your car crash.
A Missouri personal injury attorney will understand the legal system, Missouri traffic laws, and how to deal with big insurance companies that would otherwise try to bully you into a smaller settlement.
If you have been injured in a car accident for which you were not at fault and are looking to file a personal injury claim in Missouri, reach out to the personal injury attorneys at Monsees & Mayer, PC.
If you are unsure if you even have a legitimate claim, discussing your case with a qualified attorney will answer your questions and let you know what legal options are available to you.
Give us a call at (816) 361-5555 to schedule your free consultation regarding your potential Missouri car accident claim today.
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