Alton, MO – Two Injured in ATV Crash on County Rd 113
Alton, MO (November 13, 2021) – Two juveniles were left injured following a motor vehicle accident just outside of Alton on Thursday afternoon, November 11. At around 2 p.m., authorities were notified that a crash on County Road 113 required assistance.
Reports from local news sources show that a Kawasaki ATV, driven by a 17-year-old female, was traveling north on County Road 113 when it became involved in an accident. The driver and one passenger, a 12-year-old female, were both ejected from their vehicle.
The driver was airlifted to St. Louis Children’s Hospital for emergency medical care. The passenger was transported to Ozarks Healthcare in West Plains for care.
At this time, the incident remains under investigation.
Our thoughts are with the victims injured in this accident. We hope for their full recovery. HospitHospita
Car Accidents in Missouri
Each year, motor vehicle accidents impact the lives of thousands of people across our state. Not only do people involved in collisions have their lives disrupted, but they are often left with significant financial, mental, and physical consequences as well. In many cases, victims sustain injuries that require extensive medical treatment.
In many cases, victims are harmed in crashes due to the negligence of others. Some of the most common factors contributing to auto accidents in our state include:
- Failing to yield the right of way to others
- Driving while impaired
- Driving while distracted
People who are injured in accidents often deal with an array of challenges moving forward. Not only are most victims left to deal with pain and suffering, but the financial consequences of accidents can be crippling for both victims and their families.
Rather than moving forward after an accident alone, victims should consult with a team of responsive Alton personal injury attorneys that can help educate them with regards to legal options available and help them to exercise their rights and collect the compensation they need and deserve.
Alton Personal Injury Lawyers
The Alton car accident attorneys at Peterson & Associates, P.C. strive to help victims protect their legal rights after being harmed in collisions caused by reckless, negligent, and careless drivers. Some of the ways we help our clients include:
- Investigating their accident
- Gathering evidence for them
- Obtaining medical reports, vehicle repair statements, and police reports
- Negotiating compensation with the insurance companies of at-fault parties
- Providing responsive representation in court
Our team works to educate victims on their legal rights and help guide them toward getting the maximum amount of compensation available for medical costs, lost wages, vehicle repairs, and more.
Our law firm is committed to helping our clients recover in the best way imaginable from their accidents. Contact our personal injury attorneys in Missouri at (816) 298-8708 to meet with our team of knowledgeable attorneys at your earliest convenience to see how we can help you recover from your accident and move forward.
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