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Jadwin, MO – Jerry Myers Hurt in Pedestrian Crash on County Rd 6510

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Jadwin, MO (December 7, 2021) – One man was left injured following a pedestrian accident in Dent County on Sunday evening, December 5. At around 5:13 p.m., authorities were called to the site of a crash on County Road 6510.

Reports from authorities indicate that a 1996 Chevrolet pickup truck was traveling on County Road 6510. For unknown reasons, the stopped vehicle came out of gear and struck a pedestrian.

The victim, 53-year-old Jerry Myers, was transported to Phelps Health for medical care.

At this time, the incident remains under investigation.

Our thoughts are with Jerry Myers at this time. We hope for their full recovery.

Car Accidents in Missouri

Every year, thousands of people lose their lives in pedestrian crashes across the United States. Not only do pedestrians lose their lives at an alarming rate in motor vehicle accidents, but many other people involved in these accidents are left with severe injuries that require extensive medical care. In Missouri, some of the leading causes of pedestrian-involved crashes include:

  • Motorists who fail to yield the right of way
  • Motorists who are distracted by phones and other objects
  • Motorists who are under the influence of drugs or alcohol
  • Motorists who are speeding

When victims are hurt in traffic-related accidents resulting from the negligence of other motorists, it is important that they seek legal guidance as soon as possible. Victims may be entitled to compensation that can help cover the costs of care and other expenses moving forward. A responsive and effective pedestrian accident attorney in Jadwin can help to explain your legal rights as a victim of an accident.

Jadwin Personal Injury Lawyers

Our team of Jadwin personal injury lawyers at Peterson & Associates, P.C. have extensive experience helping accident victims recover from their accidents. We have helped thousands of victims recover over $500 million, collectively, for their personal injury cases and we are dedicated to helping you maximize your recoveries after being harmed. Some of the ways we help our clients include:

  • Investigating their accident
  • Gathering evidence for them
  • Obtaining medical reports, vehicle repair statements, and police reports
  • Negotiating compensation with the insurance companies of at-fault parties
  • Providing responsive representation in court

If you have been injured in an accident, due to the negligence of another driver, you must seek legal guidance as soon as possible. We will help you get the maximum amount of compensation available to you. We will stop at nothing to ensure your legal rights are protected after being hurt. Contact our Missouri accident lawyers by calling 1 (816) 683-3278 at your earliest convenience to see how our team can help you.

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Disclaimer: As a well-respected member of the Kansas City, Missouri business community, Peterson & Associates, P.C. is always looking to increase the safety of and bring overall safety for all Missouri residents. We hope that by bringing awareness to the dangers associated with driving that people will exercise additional caution when operating a motor vehicle and avoid being injured in a serious crash. This post is not intended to be a solicitation for business. This post should not be misconstrued as medical or legal advice. The photos depicted in this post are not representative of the actual accident scene.