Southbound I-55 has been shut down after a crash there at I-44 where one person was killed in a one-vehicle crash. According to police, in a crash that occurred this morning at around 6:30 a.m., the driver was ejected from the vehicle and died near Russell Boulevard. The victim was a woman in her 30s whose vehicle hit a bluff. The cause of this horrific accident is currently being investigated by St. Louis Police Department’s accident-reconstruction team. Prayers go out to the friends of and family of the victim.
Product defects are often the cause of single-car accidents. Blown tires or other car defects can lead to lost vehicle control and even fatal crashes. If you or someone you love has been killed or injured in a car crash that you suspect or know was caused by product defects, call a St. Louis products liability attorney to discuss your potential case. You may be entitled to reimbursement or compensation. Call toll free at 855.402.7274 or at 314.409.7060 to find out.