Alton, MO (December 11, 2021) – A crash reported in Oregon County just outside of Alton left one teen injured. At around 12:10 p.m., on December 11, emergency crews were notified that their assistance was needed on-site at a crash on Route AA.
Reports from authorities show that a crash between a 2012 Kia Optima and a 2005 Chevrolet 1500 occurred on Route AA just three miles east of Alton.
The incident left one teen injured. The victim, a 16-year-old male from Alton, was transported to Ozarks Healthcare for treatment.
At this time, the Missouri State Highway Patrol is investigating the crash.
Our thoughts are with the victim who was injured in this accident. We hope for their full recovery.
Car Accidents in Missouri
Every year, tens of thousands of people in Missouri are left with injuries following motor vehicle accidents. These accidents are often unpredictable. However, the consequences can have a negative impact on the mental, physical, and financial well-being of those involved.
Although no two accidents are alike, we see many similarities when it comes to the consequences they have. In many cases, victims are left with painful injuries that require both immediate and long-term care.
Dealing with painful injuries while facing towering medical expenses, vehicle repair costs, and lost wages can be incredibly challenging. Not only do victims suffer, but their families are often forced to endure financial strains as well. When victims are harmed in accidents, due to the negligence of others, they often have legal options available to help them recover. When victims are harmed in accidents, through no fault of their own, they may have legal options available to recover. Working with a responsive Alton car accident attorney can help to ensure you are in the best position possible to get justice.
Alton Personal Injury Lawyers
Our personal injury attorneys in Alton at Peterson & Associates, P.C. will guide you to ensure you understand the legal options available to you after being injured in a collision through no fault of your own. Our law firm will fight on your behalf to ensure you are able to maximize your recoveries for the financial burdens you face following your crash. We will fight aggressively to help you get compensation for various damages, including:
- Lost wages
- Lost earnings and benefits
- Medical expenses
- Long-term care costs
- Vehicle repairs
- Pain and suffering
- Mental anguish
- And more
Our lawyers are committed to helping accident victims hold wrongdoers accountable for their actions. If you have been hurt in a motor vehicle accident, contact our personal injury attorneys in Missouri as soon as possible. By calling 816-888-8888 you can schedule a free case evaluation at your earliest convenience with our team to explore the legal options available to help you recover.
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