Blue Springs, MO (November 10, 2021) – A motor vehicle accident reported in Jackson County on Tuesday morning ended in injuries. At around 7:15 a.m., on November 9, emergency crews were notified that their assistance was needed on-site at a crash on Missouri Highway 7.
Reports from local authorities show that a 1995 Chevrolet S-10 was traveling on State Highway 7. As the vehicle turned west onto Shaw Parkway, it collided with a 2008 Pontiac G6.
The driver of the Pontiac, 23-year-old Shelby Lutz, sustained injuries in the accident. She was transported to St. Luke’s East for care.
At this time, the Missouri State Highway Patrol is investigating the crash.
Our thoughts are with Shelby Lutz at this time. We hope for her full recovery.
Car Accidents in Missouri
Each year, tens of thousands of people in our state are negatively impacted by motor vehicle accidents. There are many cases where injured victims are harmed in accidents caused by drivers who speed, are impaired, or otherwise engage in negligent actions while operating their vehicles.
In many instances, victims are left with severe injuries that drastically limit their abilities and require immediate and long-term care. Dealing with painful injuries is only made worse by the financial consequences that impact both victims and their families.
The time following a collision is full of uncertainty. In numerous cases, accident victims are left with serious injuries that demand medical attention both immediately and long-term. Being forced out of work to deal with these injuries can make it extremely challenging to cover the cost of care. When victims are injured in accidents, those harmed are able to pursue legal actions to obtain compensation to cover the financial burdens they face moving forward. In cases where people sustain injuries in crashes, due to the negligence of other motorists, they are often able to recover financial compensation to cover medical expenses, lost wages, and various other damages. Working with a knowledgeable and aggressive car accident attorney in the Blue Springs area after your accident can greatly improve your chances of recovering.
Blue Springs Personal Injury Lawyers
Our Blue Springs 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 effort 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.
Not only is it crucial that victims are able to get full and fair compensation after being injured by negligent drivers, but we are committed to helping them gain peace of mind in knowing they can move forward and overcome the challenges they face. We will stop at nothing to ensure your legal rights are protected after being harmed. Contact our personal injury attorneys in Missouri at 816-888-8888 to see how our team can help you.
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