Platte Co, MO - Two Injured in Rollover Crash on 64th St
Platte Co, MO (August 28, 2021) - On Saturday, August 28th, a single-vehicle accident that caused injuries to two people took place in Platte County.
The accident took place on 64th Street near the on-ramp for Interstate 29 at about 11:25 p.m.
Reports show that a 2016 Yamaha was merging from 64th Street onto I-29 when the driver lost control of the vehicle, causing it to overturn.
The driver, a 21-year-old male from Lee’s Summit, sustained minor injuries. His passenger, a 22-year-old female from Independence, endured injuries classified as non-critical. Both of them were transported by Kansas City Fire to North Kansas City Hospital.
Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Car Accidents in Platte County
Millions of car accident victims endure serious injuries every year across the country as several thousand more lose their lives. Missouri saw 143,826 vehicle collisions in 2008 alone, generating a total of 1,326 victim fatalities.
The Platte County personal injury attorneys at Peterson & Associates, P.C. always make sure that your rights are defended once you are injured by a negligent, malicious, or reckless driver.
Platte County Car Accident Attorneys
When victims receive injuries in auto accidents brought on by another person’s disregard for the laws of the road, Missouri permits them to file a claim of personal injury against the liable motorist for financial reimbursement. Victims should seek the guidance of a car accident attorney in Platte County who has decades of practice in how to handle personal injury laws.
Missouri allows liability to be assigned in a few different ways, through things such as eyewitness accounts, discovery via opposing council, and the testimony of expert witnesses. Although the state grants a five-year statute of limitations in which to file your claim, it is important to speak with a personal injury attorney as soon as possible. The longer you wait, the harder it will be to prove your version of events and obtain full and fair financial compensation.
Our staff is dedicated to helping our clients recover their damages. Contact one of our personal injury attorneys in Platte County at (816) 298-8708 to meet with our team of knowledgeable attorneys as soon as possible to see how we can help you recover from your accident.
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