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Carterville, MO - Ice Causes Injury Accident on MO-249

Jan 4, 2021

Carterville, MO (January 04, 2021) - One person sustained injuries during a one-vehicle collision on Saturday, January 2nd near Carterville.

A police report states that William Jefferson, a resident of Little Rock, AR lost control of his vehicle on a bridge covered in ice near Carterville on State Highway 249. The car left the roadway and flipped.

Jefferson’s passenger, Sabrina Burnside, 50, a resident of Sherwood, AR.

Burnside was transported via ambulance to a local hospital for emergency medical treatment.

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

Car Crashes in Carterville

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Data that tracks details concerning traffic accidents nationwide are reflecting some abysmal trends. An average of six million crashes occurs annually throughout the United States. These collisions cost about 90 lives on a daily basis and about 3,000,000,000 victim injuries during the course of a single year.

When victims are injured in 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 car accident attorney in Missouri can help to explain your legal rights as a victim of an accident.

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 personal injury attorneys in Kansas City strive to help our clients maximize their recoveries so they can get the medical treatment they need without the worry.

Not only is it crucial that victims are able to get full and fair compensation after being injured by negligent drivers, but we are committed to helping them gain peace of mind in knowing they can move forward and overcome the challenges they face.

If you have been injured in a car accident, and you would like to explore legal options available to you, contact our Kansas City personal injury attorneys at (816) 298-8708 as soon as possible to schedule a free case of evaluation to see how we 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 delete it.

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.

Categories: Auto Accidents

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