Moline Acres, MO (April 24, 2021) – One man died during a wrong-way collision on Friday, April 24th in Moline Acres.
The crash took place at about 1:00 a.m. when a car driven by a 25-year-old male crossed over the centerline of Highway 367 in the area of Chambers Road and collided head-first into an oncoming car.
The driver of that car, Xavier Hunt, 26, died during the impact.
Hunt’s passenger also sustained injuries as did the driver of the striking vehicle.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim, Mr. Xavier Hunt, at this time. Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Fatal Collisions in Moline Acres
Every year, all across America, several million victims suffer car accident-related injuries; injuries that end up being fatal to thousands of those same victims. In Missouri, in 2008, there were approximately 143,826 vehicle collisions that resulted in the deaths of 1,326 crash victims.
In Missouri, like so many other states, an overwhelming majority of car crashes are the result of distracted driving. Almost 14% of all Missouri traffic accidents are caused by a driver who was not paying attention to the roadway.
When victims are killed in collisions, they often leave behind friends and family that are devastated. In some cases, families can reach out to a wrongful death attorney in Missouri to get the justice they deserve for their loved ones. Working with a skilled and knowledgeable legal team can help to ensure you are in the best position possible to move forward after experiencing the loss of a loved one.
Our team at Peterson & Associates P.C. will help you to understand the legal options available to you in the aftermath of a car accident. Our car accident attorneys in Kansas City strive to help our clients maximize their recoveries so they can get the medical treatment they need without worry. Not only is it crucial that families are able to get full and fair compensation after losing loved ones in accidents caused by negligent drivers, but we are committed to helping them gain peace of mind in knowing they can move forward and overcome the challenges they face.
If you have lost a loved one due to a car accident, and you would like to explore legal options available to you, contact our Kansas City personal injury attorneys at 1 (816) 683-3278 as soon as possible to schedule a free case of evaluation to see how we can help you.
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