Holden, MO - One Airlifted After Tractor Accident on NW 600th Rd
Holden, MO (December 14, 2020) - On Monday, December 14th a pedestrian was injured during an accident involving a tractor in the 1100 block of NW 600th Road in Holden.
Reports indicate that a man working on a disabled tractor in the southbound lane of NW 600th Road accidentally released the clutch, causing it to strike a pedestrian.
The victim, a 38-year-old man from Holden, sustained serious injuries and was airlifted to Research Medical Center for emergency medical treatment.
Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Injury Accidents in Holden
Accidents that involve farm vehicles frequently cause severe injuries and death. Even though significant strides have been made in making farm vehicles, like tractors, more reliable, they are still liable for a large number of injury-causing accidents. According to industry data, tractors are particularly dangerous farm vehicles and are responsible for nearly 50% of all fatalities involving farm vehicles.
At Peterson & Associates, P.C., we take an aggressive approach at helping our clients recover after being injured in accidents. Our Kansas City personal injury attorneys strive to help accident victims get the justice and compensation they deserve after being harmed in preventable accidents.
Our Kansas City, Missouri personal injury attorneys understand the mental and emotional challenges victims face after being harmed. The financial impacts only make recovering more difficult. Our team is wholly committed to spending significant time and efforts on helping victims maximize their recoveries and we have a track record to prove it. With thousands of successful claims, we have helped our clients obtain a total of $500 million in claims.
We will stop at nothing to ensure your legal rights are protected after being harmed. Contact our Kansas City accident attorneys by calling (816) 298-8708 to see how our team can help you.
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