Johnson, MO - Man Hospitalized After ATV Accident on SW 101 Rd
Johnson, MO (March 06, 2021) - On Saturday, March 6th, officers responded to reports of a serious ATV accident in Johnson County.
The accident took place at about 6:35 p.m. in the 1100 block of SW 101 Road when an 18-year-old woman was driving a Polaris ATV southbound through a field and accelerated through an opening in a fence, causing the vehicle to slid and then overturn.
The passenger on the ATV, a 21-year-old man, sustained serious injuries during the rollover. He was transported via ambulance to Western Missouri Medical Center for emergency care.
Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
ATV Accidents in Johnson County
All types of vehicle collisions happen every day in the United States. In the state of Missouri, car accidents cause injuries so severe to about 50% of the people involved that their quality of life is dramatically reduced. Countless ATV and snowmobile riders have suffered critical injuries and even died when their vehicle rolled over on them. The most common injuries are amputations and damage to the spinal cord.
At Peterson & Associates, P.C., we take an aggressive approach at helping our clients recover after being injured in accidents. Our Kansas City personal injury attorneys strive to help accident victims get the justice and compensation they deserve after being harmed in preventable accidents.
Our Kansas City, Missouri personal injury attorneys understand the mental and emotional challenges victims face after being harmed. The financial impacts only make recovering more difficult. Our team is wholly committed to spending significant time and efforts on helping victims maximize their recoveries and we have a track record to prove it. With thousands of successful claims, we have helped our clients obtain a total of $500 million in claims.
We will stop at nothing to ensure your legal rights are protected after being harmed. Contact our Kansas City accident attorneys by calling (816) 298-8708 to see how our team can help you.
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