Jacksonville, MO (December 19, 2021) – A motor vehicle accident reported in Randolph County ended in injuries on Friday evening, December 17. Just before 10 p.m., authorities were notified that their assistance was needed on-site at a crash on US Highway 63.
According to preliminary investigations, the driver of a 2000 Ford F-250 failed to observe a 2004 Toyota Prius in the roadway. As a result, the two vehicles collided on US Highway 63 just three miles south of Jacksonville.
The impact of the crash caused the Toyota to go off the road and land in a field.
The driver of the Toyota, 59-year-old Gary Summers, sustained injuries in the incident.
At this time, the incident remains under investigation.
Our thoughts are with Gary Summers at this time. We hope for his full recovery.
Car Accidents in Missouri
Car accidents throughout the state of Missouri send thousands of people to area hospitals with injuries. Although some of these collisions are unavoidable, we continue to see numerous people sustain life-changing injuries as a result of the negligent or reckless actions of others.
People who are injured in accidents often deal with an array of challenges moving forward. Not only do are most victims left to deal with pain and suffering, but the financial consequences of accidents can be crippling for both victims and their families. People involved in collisions are often forced to spend tens of thousands of dollars on medical treatment and vehicle repairs while going without wages from work.
Many victims require hospitalization and have to spend weeks or even months off work as they go through therapy and transition back into their normal routine. Regrettably, many victims never recover from their injuries and are left permanently disabled and out of work. When victims are injured in accidents as a result of other drivers, it is important that they seek the legal guidance of a Jacksonville car accident attorney as soon as possible.
Jacksonville Personal Injury Lawyers
Our Jacksonville personal injury lawyers at Peterson & Associates, P.C. have extensive experience helping victims get the justice they deserve after their accidents. Our team provides an array of services to victims to ensure they are in the best position possible to get justice.
We understand the overwhelming mental and physical consequences that people are forced to endure after being harmed in accidents. This knowledge and understanding motivate us to fight aggressively to ensure they are able to recover after being injured in an accident.
If you have been hurt in a motor vehicle collision 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. Our law firm is dedicated to helping our clients recover in the best way imaginable from their accidents. Contact our personal injury attorneys in Missouri at 1 (816) 683-3278 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.
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