Kansas City, MO (December 18, 2021) – A motor vehicle collision reported in the Kansas City area ended in injuries. At around 5:39 p.m., on December 16, emergency crews were notified that their assistance was needed on-site at a crash on Interstate 29.
Reports from the Missouri State Highway Patrol show that a collision involving a 2013 Buick, a 2014 Ford, a 2009 Jeep, and a 2010 Hyundai occurred on Interstate 29 in the area near mile marker 3.4. The crash caused moderate delays in the area as emergency crews worked to clear the roadway.
A total of four people involved in the crash were injured. EMS transported 44-year-old Trasi Sorrels, 48-year-old Dawn McGaughy, 50-year-old Aaron McGaughy, and 77-year-old Peggy Frerking to North Kansas City Hospital for medical care.
At this time, the incident remains under investigation.
Our thoughts are with Trasi Sorrels, Dawn McGaughy, Aaron McGaughy, and Peggy Frerking at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Car Accidents in Missouri
Thousands of motorists are involved in collisions throughout the state of Missouri each year. Although not all accidents end in catastrophic injuries, a fair share of these accidents do force victims into area hospitals. In many cases, victims sustain broken bones, traumatic brain injuries, spinal cord injuries, and various other life-changing injuries that require extensive medical treatment.
When victims are harmed in accidents, through no fault of their own, they may have legal options available to recover. Rather than moving forward after an accident alone, victims should consult with a responsive Kansas City car accident attorney who can help educate them with regards to legal options available and help them to exercise their rights and collect the compensation they need and deserve.
Kansas City Personal Injury Lawyers
Our team at Peterson & Associates, P.C. will help you to understand the legal options available to you in the aftermath of a car accident. Our Kansas City personal injury attorneys strive to help our clients maximize their recoveries so they can get the medical treatment they need without worry. Our law firm will fight on your behalf to ensure you are able to get the maximum amount of compensation available for your claim. 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 team is fully 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 1 (816) 683-3278 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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