Gasconade, MO (December 6, 2021) – A woman and young child were both left injured as a result of a traffic-related incident on Gasconade County on Saturday evening, December 4. At around 6:20 p.m., authorities were notified that a crash took place on Missouri State Route 19.
Reports from authorities indicate that a crash between a 2013 Lincoln MKS and a 2003 Ford F-350 took place on Missouri State Route 19 just south of Route F. The impact of the crash left both vehicles with extensive damage, requiring them to be towed from the scene.
The driver of the Lincoln, 20-year-old Olivia Horat, and a 2-year-old male in the vehicle were both injured. The two victims were transported to Mercy Hospital in Washington for care.
At this time, the incident remains under investigation.
Our thoughts are with Olivia Horat and the child injured in this accident. We hope for their full recovery.
Car Accidents in Missouri
Every day, motor vehicle accidents impact the lives of innocent people across our state. In countless instances, victims require emergency medical attention due to their injuries. Although most motorists are careful and are considerate of other motorists sharing the road, we see many accidents take place due to driver error. In fact, over 80% of collisions involve some form of negligence.
In many cases, victims are left with painful injuries from accidents caused by drunk drivers, distracted drivers, and those who choose to engage in reckless driving actions. These and other negligent actions leave countless innocent parties with broken bones, spinal cord injuries, internal organ damage, and other injuries that demand both immediate and long-term medical care.
When victims are harmed in accidents, through no fault of their own, they may have legal options available to recover. Working with a responsive Gasconade car accident attorney can help to ensure you are in the best position possible to get justice.
Gasconade Personal Injury Lawyers
Our legal team 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 personal injury attorneys in Gasconade strive to help our clients maximize their recoveries so they can get the medical care they need without worry.
We strive to make the process of moving forward as easy as possible for victims, despite having to deal with painful injuries.
Our law firm is committed to putting together solid legal claims on behalf of our clients to ensure we are in the best position possible to negotiate full and fair compensation that helps them cover the financial burdens they face moving forward from their accident.
If you have been hurt in a motor vehicle accident and would like to explore legal options available to you, contact our Missouri personal injury attorneys at 816-888-8888 as soon as possible to schedule a free case of evaluation to see how we can help you.
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