At approximately 3:00 pm on Wednesday, May 9th, Kim Cullinan, 59, of St. Peters, MO, was injured in a multi-car accident on I-270 at the McDonnell Boulevard exit. The accident began when several cars were forced to slow down in response to another incident further up the road. Ms. Cullinan was injured when she was struck from behind by a vehicle operated by Breana Helm, 23, of St. Louis. According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol crash report, Ms. Cullinan suffered moderate injuries and was transported to DePaul Hospital by first responders.
A traffic accident can be a traumatic, and even painful event. We at the law offices of Kevin J. Roach wish all parties a speedy and thorough recovery.
Missouri offers a well developed system of personal injury law meant to protect those who have been hurt in accidents caused by the careless conduct of others. Here, Ms. Helm was likely at fault, and Ms. Cullinan may seek compensation for her medical expenses, property damage, lost wages, and pain and suffering, from Ms. Cullinan and her insurer.
If you’ve been injured in a car wreck, consult the personal injury experts at the law offices of Kevin J. Roach, (866) 519-0085, today.