Springfield, MO (July 11, 2021) – Officers from the Springfield Police Department were dispatched to the scene of a fatal accident between a car and a motorcycle in North Springfield on Sunday, July 11th.
Police responded to the intersection of National Avenue and Kearney Street at about 5:00 p.m.
Eyewitnesses reported that a car was driving southbound along National Avenue and the motorcycle rider was driving eastbound on Kearney Street when the two collided in the intersection.
The motorcyclist, whose identity has not yet been released, was pronounced dead on the scene.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time.
Motorcycle Accidents in Springfield
Information examined by a statistical analysis team reveals that the state of Missouri saw 1,734 motorcycle crashes involving some extent of injury in 2014. These crashes resulted in 1,979 victims enduring major physical injuries. During that same year, 86 accidents involving motorcycles took place that suddenly ended the lives of 88 people.
When people are hurt in motor vehicle crashes caused by the disregard of other drivers, it is crucial for them to seek legal counsel as fast as possible. They may be entitled to a financial settlement that will help them cover the expenses of hospital care along with other expenses they will face as they move forward. A compassionate and efficient car accident attorney in Missouri can help you understand your legal rights as the victim of an accident.
The legal team at Peterson & Associates P.C. will help you to familiarize yourself with the legal options that are at your disposal in the wake of a car crash. Our personal injury attorneys in Kansas City aim to help our clients maximize their financial recoveries so they can receive the medical care they need without economic worries.
If you have been injured in a car accident and would like to examine legal options available to you, contact our Kansas City personal injury attorneys at 816-888-8888 as soon as possible to schedule a free case of evaluation to see how we can help you.
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