Because of the large amount of traffic in the St. Peters, Mo area, car accidents are common. While most result from minor fender benders, there have been numerous major collisions on Highway 70, which runs through the area. Most every day, Highway 70 becomes gridlocked with people commuting from St. Peters, O’Fallon, and St. Charles, Missouri, causing traffic to slow or even come to a complete stop.
Lawyers in St. Peters, Missouri frequently consult with our attorneys because of our significant experience and proven track record of superior verdicts and settlements throughout Missouri. If you are a lawyer and are looking for a law firm to co-counsel on a St. Peters, Missouri accident, our lawyers can discuss referral arrangements that conform to Missouri’s rules of ethics.
St. Peters was ranked 12th in Missouri for total number of traffic accidents reported within the St. Peters, Mo city limits. In 2009, the Missouri State Highway Patrol reported 1,463 motor vehicle accidents. 20% of those accidents resulted in personal injury or wrongful death. Incidents of car crashes went down by 3% in 2010, but there was an increase in the number of injuries and the number of wrongful deaths doubled. Many accidents in St. Peters involve school buses (7th in Missouri), motorcycles (10th in Missouri), and large commercial trucks (10th in Missouri).
If you have been injured in St. Peters, Missouri, you may find the following resources helpful:
If your St. Peters, Missouri personal injury claim cannot be settled with the responsible party or the insurance company, your lawsuit would be filed with the Circuit Court of St. Charles County, located at 300 North 2nd Street, Suite 217 in St. Charles, Missouri.
Our St. Peters, Missouri injury lawyers do not charge any fee for a consultation. If you decide to hire us, we earn no attorneys’ fee unless we are successful on your case. Call 314-400-0000 today for a free consultation with one of our lawyers about your legal rights. As always, if your personal injuries prevent you from traveling, we will make arrangements to visit with you at your home or hospital room.