Mayview, MO – Kurt Probst Loses Life in Collision on I-70 at MM 45

Mayview, MO – Kurt Probst Loses Life in Collision on I-70 at MM 45

Mayview, MO (February 15, 2024) – The Missouri State Highway Patrol confirmed that 45-year-old Kurt Probst of Fillmore, Illinois, lost his life as a result of a truck accident that occurred in Lafayette County on Tuesday evening, February 13.

Preliminary reports indicate that at approximately 10:00 p.m., a 2017 Freightliner and a 2013 Chevrolet Silverado pickup truck collided on Interstate 70 near mile marker 45. The Chevrolet was totaled in the accident and had to be removed from the scene. The driver of the Chevrolet, identified as Probst, suffered fatal injuries in the accident. He was pronounced deceased on-site by Lafayette County Deputy Edge. At this time, investigations into the crash are ongoing.

Our condolences go out to Kurt Probst's family.

Fatal Truck Accidents in Missouri

Vehicle accidents occur daily in Missouri. Unfortunately, these accidents add up to tens of thousands of people being harmed each year. More than 1000 people end up passing away as a result of the injuries they suffered. Losing a loved one in a fatal collision can be incredibly difficult to accept. Regrettably, many of the fatal collisions on our roadways are a result of driver negligence. When drivers do not operate their vehicles in a safe manner, it can have deadly consequences for everyone nearby.

Losing a loved one is a heartbreaking experience, and dealing with the financial burden only adds to the pain. However, families have legal options to seek justice and compensation after such a loss through filing a wrongful death claim. Working with an experienced Missouri wrongful death lawyer can make all the difference in protecting your rights and getting the support you need during this difficult time. Remember, there is no amount of money that can replace your loved one, but seeking justice can bring closure and peace of mind for you and your family.

Losing a loved one in a vehicle collision is a devastating and life-changing experience. At Martin & Wallentine, LLC, we understand the immense pain and frustration that comes with such an event, especially when it could have been prevented by someone else's negligence. Our team of experienced attorneys is committed to providing exceptional legal services to our clients in Kansas and Missouri, ensuring that they receive maximum compensation for their losses. If you or your family has been affected by a fatal accident, do not hesitate to reach out to us for a free consultation by calling 913-764-9700. We genuinely care about our clients and will do everything in our power to fight for justice on their behalf so that they can focus on healing and moving forward. Trust us as your advocates during this difficult time, and let us guide you toward achieving a favorable outcome.

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