Post Oak Township, MO - One Injured in Crash Near NE 1400th Rd
Post Oak Township, MO (January 06, 2021) - On Tuesday, January 5th, a two-car collision on State Highway 13 caused injuries to one of the drivers in Henry County.
Official reports show that at about 1:30 p.m., a 2016 GMC Sierra and a 2011 Ford F250 collided when the driver of the Sierra suffered a medical episode and crashed into the rear-end of the Ford. The Sierra then left the roadway, crashed through a fence, and came to rest in a field.
The driver, a 73-year-old female, was transported by Johnson County Ambulance District to Western Missouri Medical Center.
No report was made on the condition of the other driver.
Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Car Accidents in Post Oak Township
A publication issued in 2019 reports that car accident-related fatalities in Missouri have decreased for the third year in a row. According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, 876 victims were killed in Missouri car crashes in 2019 indicating that 45 fewer fatalities, a total of 5%, took place than in 2018.
Victims involved in accidents are often forced out of work for several weeks at a time, going without the monetary support they need to pay their bills and take care of their families. To make the struggle even worse, towering medical bills start rolling in immediately. When victims are harmed in accidents as a result of other motorists, our state allows them to file legal claims against wrongdoers to recover compensation for the financial burdens they endure. Victims can benefit immensely by consulting with a car accident attorney in Missouri who is well-versed in personal injury laws in our state.
The Kansas City personal injury attorneys at Peterson & Associates, P.C. strive to help victims protect their legal rights after being harmed in collisions caused by reckless, negligent, and careless drivers. Our team works to educate victims on their legal rights and help guide them toward getting the maximum amount of compensation available for medical costs, lost wages, vehicle repairs, and more. If you have been injured in an accident 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. We at www.PetersonLawFirm.com are committed to helping our clients recover in the best way imaginable from their accidents. Contact our personal injury attorneys in Missouri at (816) 298-8708 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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