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Newton Co, MO – One Hospitalized Following Two-Car Crash on River Rd

Categorized as Auto Accidents

Newton Co, MO (May 24, 2021) – One person was injured during a two-car accident on Sunday, May 23rd in Newton County.

The collision occurred at about 7:20 p.m. on River Road just outside of Joplin when an eastbound motorcycle that was stopped at a stop sign was rear-ended by a Jeep Grand Cherokee driven by a 71-year-old man from Joplin.

The motorcyclist, 29-year-old Mason T. Greninger, a resident of Goodman, was transported via ambulance to Freeman Hospital West with injuries believed to be non-critical.

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

Motorcycle Accidents in Newton County

Statistics produced by a statistical analysis group show that Missouri saw 1,734 motorcycle-involved injury accidents in 2014. These crashes caused 1,979 victims to sustain severe physical injuries. In that same year, 86 motorcycle-involved collisions occurred that caused the deaths of 88 victims.

When victims are injured in accidents brought on by another driver’s carelessness, Missouri enables them to file a personal injury suit against the at-fault driver for financial compensation. Victims should speak with a car accident attorney in Missouri who has decades of experience dealing with personal injury laws.

The Kansas City personal injury attorneys at Peterson & Associates, P.C. always ensure that a victim’s rights are defended after they are injured by a careless, negligent, or malicious.

At, we are committed to helping our clients regain their losses. Speak with our personal injury attorneys in Missouri at 816-888-8888 to meet with our team of knowledgeable attorneys right away to see how we can help you recover from your accident.

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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.