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Jackson Co, MO – 34-Year-Old Motorcyclist Seriously Injured in Crash on I-40

Categorized as Auto Accidents

Jackson Co, MO (February 22, 2021) – An accident that left one driver seriously injured took place in the eastbound lanes of Interstate 40 at the 35.4-mile marker in Jackson County.

Sources show that the accident occurred at about 2:50 p.m. on Monday, February 22nd when a 2007 Honda CBR 1000 motorcycle and a 2005 Ford F150 pick-up truck collided in the eastbound lanes of the interstate, ejecting the motorcyclist from his bike.

The rider, a 34-year-old male from Blue Springs, suffered serious injuries during the impact. He was transported by Central Jackson County to Centerpoint Hospital.

Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family at this time. We hope for their full recovery.

Motorcycle Accidents in Jackson County

Data provided by a statistical analysis center shows that the state of Missouri witnessed 1,734 motorcycle-involved injury crashes in 2014. These accidents cause 1,979 victims to suffer serious physical injuries. Within that same year, 86 motorcycle-involved accidents took place that cut short the lives of 88 people.

At Peterson & Associates, P.C., we take an aggressive approach to helping our clients recover after being injured in accidents. Our Kansas City personal injury attorneys strive to help accident victims get the justice and compensation they deserve after being harmed in preventable accidents.

Our Kansas City, Missouri personal injury attorneys understand the mental and emotional challenges victims face after being harmed. The financial impacts only make recovering more difficult. Our team is wholly committed to spending significant time and efforts on helping victims maximize their recoveries and we have a track record to prove it. With thousands of successful claims, we have helped our clients obtain a total of $500 million in claims.

We will stop at nothing to ensure your legal rights are protected after being harmed. Contact our Kansas City accident attorneys to see how our team can help you.

Note: Our team of writers utilized secondary sources in the creation of this accident post. For that reason, the specifics regarding this accident have not been independently fact-checked and verified by our writing staff. If you locate any information that is not accurate, please notify us immediately so that we can update the post to reflect the most accurate information available. If you would like the post to be removed from our site, please let us know and we will do our best to remove it completely.

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.