Mr. John W. Goodman, 61, of Arnold, MO, was badly injured on I-55, just south of Lindbergh Avenue. The incident occurred on April 28th at approximately 1 pm. The accident began when Huda Altannir, 50, of St. Louis, attempted to change lanes when she lost control of her vehicle and struck Mr. Goodman, who was travelling in the adjacent lane. Upon contact with Ms. Altannir’s vehicle, Mr. Goodman’s car flipped onto it’s side. According to the Missouri State Highway patrol crash report, Mr. Goodman was badly injured. He was rushed from the scene to St. Anthony Medical Center for treatment, where he remains under close observation. Ms. Altannir was checked out on scene, and released.
Traffic accidents can be as traumatic as they are inconvenient. We at the law offices of Kevin J. Roach wish all of the parties a speedy and thorough recovery.
Missouri offers a complex but effective system of personal injury laws meant to protect those who are hurt due to the negligent acts of others. Here, Ms. Altannir appears at fault, and Mr. Goodman may seek compensation for his lost wages, medical expenses, pain and suffering, and any property damage he may have suffered.
If you’ve been injured in a car accident, consult the personal injury experts at the law offices of Kevin J. Roach, (866) 519-0085, today.