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Kansas City, MO – Two-Vehicle Crash on I-70 Results in Injuries

Sep 22, 2020

Kansas City, MO (September 22, 2020) – An auto accident in the Kansas City area resulted in injuries on Tuesday evening. At approximately 5:45 p.m., on September 22, the Kansas City Police responded to the scene of a crash on Interstate 70.

According to local news providers, a crash involving two vehicles occurred on the eastbound side of Interstate 70 near the left exit for Highway 7. The crash resulted in complete blocking of the left exit and lanes.

Crews worked for over one hour to clear the scene of the crash and were able to reopen the road by 6:30 p.m.

At least one person involved in the crash was transported to a nearby hospital for treatment of injuries. At this time, the crash remains under investigation with the police in Kansas City.

Our thoughts are with the victims injured in this accident. Our thoughts are with their and their families at this time.

Car Accidents in Missouri

undefinedThousands of motorists are involved in collisions throughout the state of Missouri each year. Although not all accidents end in catastrophic injuries, a fair share of these accidents do force victims into area hospitals. In many cases, victims sustain broken bones, traumatic brain injuries, spinal cord injuries, and various other life-changing injuries that require extensive medical treatment. The unfortunate truth is that motor vehicle accidents impact more than just the mental and physical health and wellbeing of victims. Not only are accidents overwhelmingly painful, but they can be financially draining as well.

Victims involved in accidents are often forced out of work for several weeks at a time, going without the monetary support they need to pay their bills and take care of their families. To make the struggle even worse, towering medical bills start rolling in immediately. When victims are harmed in accidents as a result of other motorists, our state allows them to file legal claims against wrongdoers to recover compensation for the financial burdens they endure. Victims can benefit immensely by consulting with a car accident attorney in Missouri who is well-versed in personal injury laws in our state.

The Kansas City personal injury attorneys at Peterson & Associates, P.C. strive to help victims protect their legal rights after being harmed in collisions caused by reckless, negligent, and careless drivers. Our team works to educate victims on their legal rights and help guide them toward getting the maximum amount of compensation available for medical costs, lost wages, vehicle repairs, and more. If you have been injured in an accident as a result of another person’s actions, it is crucial that you reach out to our team as soon as possible to explore legal options available to you. We at Peterson Law Firm are committed to helping our clients recover in the best way imaginable from their accidents. Contact our personal injury attorneys in Missouri at (816) 298-8708 to meet with our team of knowledgeable attorneys at your earliest convenience to see how we can help you recover from your accident and move forward.

Note: Our team of writers utilized secondary sources in the creation of this accident post. For that reason, the specifics regarding this accident have not been independently fact-checked and verified by our writing staff. If you locate any information that is not accurate, please notify us immediately so that we can update the post to reflect the most accurate information available. If you would like the post to be removed from our site, please let us know and we will do our best to remove it completely.

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.


Categories: Auto Accidents

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