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Dutchtown, MO – Crash on Highway 25 near Highway A Leaves Man Injured

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Dutchtown, MO (November 12, 2021) – On November 10, at around 2:26 p.m., the Missouri State Highway Patrol responded to the scene of a motor vehicle accident that left one man with moderate injuries.

Reports from MSHP Trooper D. M. Wyatt show that a 1997 GMC 1500 was making a left turn at the intersection of Highway 25 and Highway A when it collided with a 1995 Harley Davidson motorcycle.

The motorcyclist, 65-year-old Joseph Arnzen, sustained moderate injuries in the accident. He was transported by EMS to St. Francis Hospital in Cape Girardeau for emergency medical care.

At this time, the incident remains under investigation.

Our thoughts are with Joseph Arnzen and his family at this time. We hope for his full recovery.

Motorcycle Accidents in Missouri

Each year, more than 55,000 people are hurt in crashes throughout the state of Missouri. Here in Dutchtown, we see many people hospitalized with injuries that impact their health and wellbeing. Motorcyclists are more likely to suffer severe injuries in accidents due to the fact that they have little more than helmets to protect them during crashes. Broken arms, burn injuries, and evening internal organ damages are incredibly painful injuries. They are also very costly to treat.

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.

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. When victims are hurt in accidents, due to the negligence of other motorists, they often have legal options available to help them recover.  Working with a trusted and competent motorcycle accident lawyer in Dutchtwon can help to ensure you are able to get the maximum amount of compensation available to you.

Dutchtown Personal Injury Lawyers

Our Dutchtown personal injury attorneys at Peterson & Associates, P.C. strive to help injured parties maximize their recoveries so they can get the medical treatment they need without worry. We understand the overwhelming mental and physical consequences that people are forced to endure after being harmed in accidents. This knowledge and understanding motivate us to fight aggressively to ensure they are able to recover after being injured in an accident. Our team is available to help you move forward in the best way possible. With over $500 million in recovered damages, you can rest assured knowing your legal rights and best interests are protected with us. We stop at nothing to ensure our clients are able to maximize their recovery following their accidents. Our lawyers will go to the scene of your accident, gather evidence, and fight aggressively to ensure you are able to recover.

Contact our Missouri personal injury attorneys by calling (816)298-8708 to see how we can help you.

Note: Our team of writers utilized secondary sources in the creation of this accident post. For that reason, the specifics regarding this accident have not been independently fact-checked and verified by our writing staff. If you locate any information that is not accurate, please notify us immediately so that we can update the post to reflect the most accurate information available. If you would like the post to be removed from our site, please let us know and we will do our best to remove it completely.

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.