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Waverly, MO – Injury Crash on US-65

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Waverly, MO (October 08, 2020) – A two-car accident that occurred in Waverly on Thursday, October 8th resulted in injuries to at least one person.

According to initial reports, the collision happened at around 10:00 a.m. Officers from the Missouri State Highway Patrol, Pettis County Sheriff’s Department, and the Pettis County Rural Fire Department responded to the crash site along US-65.

The accident, which involved an eastbound 2004 GMC Sierra and a northbound 2014 Subaru Outback, occurred when the Sierra attempted to cross the northbound lanes of traffic and neglected to yield the right-of-way to the driver of the Outback, causing it to crash into the lefthand side of the vehicle.

The driver of the Outback, a 28-year-old female, was transported via ambulance to Bothwell Regional Hospital. Her injuries were classified as non-life-threatening.

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 Waverly

In Kansas City, the top five types of vehicle collisions that cause injuries to their victims are run-off accidents (where the vehicle unintentionally leaves the roadway), non-signal and signalized intersection accidents, accidents caused by unlicensed drivers, horizontal curve accidents, and accidents caused by driving too fast for current weather conditions.

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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Disclaimer: As a well-respected member of the Kansas City, Missouri business community, Peterson & Associates, P.C. is always looking to increase the safety of and bring overall safety for all Missouri residents. We hope that by bringing awareness to the dangers associated with driving that people will exercise additional caution when operating a motor vehicle and avoid being injured in a serious crash. This post is not intended to be a solicitation for business. This post should not be misconstrued as medical or legal advice. The photos depicted in this post are not representative of the actual accident scene.