Richmond Township, MO (October 20, 2020) – Officers from the Missouri State Highway Patrol and the Ray County Sheriff’s Department responded to the scene of an injury accident near Rabbit Farm Road on Tuesday, October 20th.
As reported by officers on the scene, at about 8:40 p.m., the driver of a 2005 Mercury Montego was traveling along Highway 10, just west of Rabbit Farm Road, when for reasons that have yet to be determined, the vehicle ran off the lefthand side of the highway and into a tree-filled ditch.
Emergency medical personnel were dispatched to the scene where they transported two victims, the 33-year-old driver and a 4-year-old girl, to Excelsior Springs Hospital for treatment of injuries considered to be non-life-threatening.
This accident is under investigation by local law enforcement.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Car Accidents in Richmond Township
According to recent car accident data published by the Missouri Department of Transportation, the top four causes of injuries sustained during car accidents in the state are non-existent or improper seat belt use, unlicensed drivers, speeding, and driving at a speed not appropriate for the current road conditions.
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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.
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