Prairie Township, MO - Rear-End Injury Crash on MO-7
Prairie Township, MO (October 09, 2020) - A two-car injury crash that happened in the Kansas City area on Thursday, October 8th left a teenage girl with injuries.
According to preliminary reports, the accident took place at about 4:00 p.m. Local law enforcement officers reported to the scene of the injury crash that occurred when a 2012 Ford Mustang slowed down as it approached traffic and was rear-ended by a 2007 Pontiac G6.
The driver of the Pontiac, a 17-year-old female from Edwards, sustained crash-related injuries and was transported via ambulance to Lake Regional Hospital by attending emergency medical personnel.
Emergency response teams were also on-site, working to close off the area and clear the roadway of any wreckage.
This accident is currently under investigation by local law enforcement officers.
Our thoughts are with the victims, their families, and everyone who has been affected by this accident.
Injury Accidents in Prairie Township
Each year, throughout the country, millions of people sustain injuries during car accidents, and tens of thousands more die. In 2008, in Missouri, there were 143,826 car accidents during which 1,326 victims were killed.
In Missouri, as in many other states, the majority of car accidents are caused by distracted driving. Approximately 14% of all in-state accidents are the result of a driver not paying attention to the road.
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 to see how our team can help you.
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