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Posted on May 22, 2014 by

3-Car Crash Kills Edwardsville Woman

Each year, automobile accidents account for the deaths or injuries of too many Missouri residents. An Edwardsville woman recently died in Madison County after being involved in an accident with a twenty-three-year-old man, driving an SUV, and a third juvenile driver. The woman died at the scene of the accident, while the other two drivers sustained only minor injuries, according to the article on the St. Louis Post-Dispatch website.

Accidents occur for many reasons, and those reasons don’t always include alcohol or drug impairment as so many are led to think. Car crashes can be the result of:

  • Distracted driving (talking on a cell phone or texting while driving)
  • Aggressive driving
  • Medical emergencies
  • Negligence

Regardless of the reason for the crash, car accidents cause a great deal of pain and suffering for the victims, as well as for the families of the victims. This pain should be compensated, which is why it’s important to contact an experienced St. Louis personal injury attorney if you are in a car accident.

As your St. Louis personal injury attorney, we understand what the law says about your unique situation if you’re in a car accident. You’re likely to suffer lost wages, mounting medical bills, and a great deal of pain. It’s important to consult with an attorney to find out what your options are, and how you can get the compensation you deserve.