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August 2012 Archives

Head-on Missouri car accident fatal for 1 driver, another injured

A two car accident has killed one woman and sent another to the hospital. Missouri police reported that the car accident occurred around 2 a.m. when the two vehicles that were traveling on opposite sides of the road collided head-on. The impact was so severe that neither occupant could remove themselves from their vehicle.

Missouri driver admits guilt, now faces wrongful death action

A woman has admitted guilt in a criminal court for her role in a fatal car accident that took the lives of three people. The Missouri court accepted the woman's plea and sentenced her to probation for 2 years. The woman now must face a wrongful death civil suit that was filed by the mother of one of the victims. It was not indicated whether additional claims will be made on behalf of the other accident victims.

1 man is killed in Missouri head-on car accident

A head-on collision has killed one man and sent two more to the hospital. According to Missouri police, the car accident occurred around 6 p.m. At that time, a 51-year-old woman was reported to have lost control of her vehicle when she was trying to avoid hitting another vehicle. The woman is alleged to have then swerved into the opposite lane and struck a pickup truck, driven by a 70-year-old man, head on.

Car wrecks caused by inattention on the rise in Missouri

Although it is too early to tell exactly what caused a recent fatal accident, there have been many fatal car accidents along Missouri roads in 2012. The most recent accident occurred when the driver of a motor vehicle allegedly traveled into the opposite lane and struck another vehicle head on. Whether the crash was yet another of the car wrecks caused by inattention that plague our roadways remain to be seen.

Man seriously injured in car accident on Missouri highway

A man was seriously injured recently after a vehicle struck his bicycle as he rode with a friend. A West Coast school superintendent, he and a friend were on a long-distance bike ride that started in St. Louis. The car accident occurred when a vehicle clipped the man's bike as he and his friend rode west on Highway 20, which covers a part of the historic Lewis and Clark Trail.

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