Kansas City, MO – Accident on Grand Blvd Leaves One Injured
Kansas City, MO (September 9, 2020) – A collision in Kansas City left one woman seriously injured on Sunday. On September 6, the Kansas City Police responded to the scene of a crash on Grand Boulevard.
Reports provided by authorities show that a gray Dodge Caravan was driving east on 10th Street. As the vehicle approached the intersection with Grand Boulevard, the vehicle collided with a scooter. The rider on the scooter, who was identified as a 25-year-old woman, was seriously injured in the accident.
The woman was rushed to an area hospital where she underwent emergency treatment. Neither the driver nor any of the passengers in the van were injured. At this time, the police in Kansas City are investigating the circumstances of the crash.
Our thoughts are with the woman injured in this accident. We hope for her full recovery.
Scooter Accidents in Missouri
Over the past decade, we have seen a drastic increase in the number of people utilizing electric scooters to travel throughout our state. In larger cities, like Kansas City, they are used on a regular basis by people who prefer an affordable and convenient method of transportation that can help them to avoid the hustle and bustle. Regrettably, scooters are not the safest method of transportation. In fact, these vehicles leave riders completely vulnerable during collisions.
Many scooterists involved in collisions are left with traumatic brain injuries, broken bones, and even spinal cord injuries. These and other severe injuries demand adequate and continual medical treatment. Not only are many victims forced to deal with overwhelming pain and suffering, but they often face tens of thousands of dollars in medical treatment for their injuries. When victims are harmed in accidents as a result of the negligent actions of others, it is crucial that they reach out to a car accident attorney in Missouri at their earliest convenience. Victims may be entitled to compensation to help cover the medical costs they face moving forward as well as various other costs and expenses.
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. We understand the mental and emotional challenges victims face after being harmed. The financial impacts only make recovering more difficult. For this reason, we dedicate great time and efforts to 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 lawyers to see how our team can help you.
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