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Nevada, MO – Woman Seriously Injured in Crash on US-54

Categorized as Auto Accidents

Nevada, MO (July 02, 2021) – A woman from Nevada received injuries from a two-vehicle collision on Thursday, July 1st in Vernon County.

The accident happened at about 4:20 p.m. along US Highway 54 close to the Nevada city limits.

Police confirmed that 60-year-old Connie C. Denning was taken by ambulance to Nevada Regional Medical Center in serious condition.

Reports show that Denning was traveling southbound in a van when she and a westbound vehicle driven by 28-year-old Sarah C. Fitzgerald, a resident of Deerfield, collided with one another.

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

Injury Accidents in Nevada

In one recent year, approximately 48,000 victims endured some degree of injury caused by Missouri car crashes. Vehicle collision data tracked by the Missouri State Highway Patrol reveal that nearly 800 victims were killed in car accidents during that same year. This translates to about 131 injured victims and two victim fatalities took place every single day across the state.

At Peterson & Associates, P.C., we take an assertive approach to helping our clients recover physically and financially after being injured in accidents. Our Kansas City personal injury attorneys strive to help crash victims receive the justice and compensation they deserve after being harmed in accidents that could have been avoided.

Our Kansas City, Missouri personal injury attorneys understand the mental and physical difficulties victims face after being injured. The associated economic impacts only make the recovery process more difficult. Our team is wholly committed to spending substantial time and effort on maximizing victim recovery and we have the track record to prove it. After successfully trying thousands of claims, we have helped our clients obtain a total of $500 million in financial compensation.

We do whatever is necessary to ensure your legal rights are preserved after being harmed. Contact our Kansas City accident attorneys by calling 816-888-8888 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.