Lafayette Co, MO (June 20, 2021) – On Friday, June 18th, a victim was airlifted after being injured in a UTV accident in Lafayette County.
Reports show that at about 10:40 p.m. a 2016 Polaris Ranger operated by a 44-year-old man from Waverly overturned, throwing his passenger from the vehicle.
The passenger, a 52-year-old man, also from Waverly, was airlifted to Centerpoint in serious condition.
Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
UTV Accidents in Lafayette County
Vehicle accidents of all kinds happen each day across the country. In t Missouri, motor vehicle accidents cause injuries so such severity to around half of the victims involved that their overall quality of life is considerably diminished. Those accident victims include innumerable UTV riders who have endured critical injuries and even died when the upended vehicle landed on top of them. The most frequently occurring injuries are involuntary amputations and spinal column damage.
Our Kansas City, Missouri personal injury attorneys are accustomed to the physical and mental obstacles victims face after being hurt. The financial consequences alone can make their recovery harder than necessary.
Our attorneys are wholly committed to helping victims obtain the maximum allowable financial recovery. They have overseen thousands of successful cases and helped clients recover more than $500 million in claims.
Peterson & Associates, P.C., takes a hands-on approach to aiding our clients all through their post-accident recovery. Our Kansas City personal injury attorneys assist crash victims in receiving justice and the financial settlement to which they are entitled.
We will make sure that your legal rights are protected after an injury accident. Call our Kansas City accident attorneys at 816-888-8888 to see how we can help you.
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