Johnson, MO (November 27, 2021) – One woman was left with serious injuries as a result of a pedestrian accident in Johnson County on Wednesday morning, November 24. At around 5:35 a.m., the Missouri State Highway Patrol responded to the scene of a crash on US Highway 50.
According to reports, 46-year-old Jessica Huckaby of Warrensburg, Missouri was walking on US Highway 50 when she was struck by a 2014 Honda CRV in the area just east of Northwest 271st Road.
Huckaby sustained serious injuries in the accident. She was rushed to Research Hospital in Kansas City, Missouri for care. At this time, the incident remains under investigation.
Our thoughts are with Jessica Huckaby at this time. We hope for her full recovery.
Pedestrian Accidents in Missouri
Every year, thousands of pedestrians lose their lives in crashes across the United States. Not only do pedestrians lose their lives at an alarming rate in crashes, but countless victims are left with severe injuries that require extensive medical care. Many accidents take place right here in Missouri. In many cases, victims are harmed in accidents due to the negligence of other drivers sharing the road. In countless instances, crashes take place as a result of drivers who are impaired, distracted, or engaging in reckless activities while operating their vehicles. The unfortunate truth is that tens of thousands of people across our state are negatively impacted by the negligent actions of others.
Pedestrians who are injured in accidents often deal with an array of challenges moving forward. Not only do 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.
When victims are injured in accidents resulting from the reckless and careless actions of other motorists, it is important that they seek legal guidance as soon as possible. Injured parties may be entitled to compensation that can help cover the costs of care and other expenses moving forward. A responsive and effective pedestrian accident attorney in Johnson can help to explain your legal rights as a victim to an accident.
Johnson Personal Injury Lawyers
At Peterson & Associates, P.C., we take an aggressive approach when it comes to helping our clients recover after being injured in accidents. Our Johnson personal injury attorneys strive to help accident victims get the justice and compensation they deserve after being harmed in preventable accidents. We strive to help each person we work with get the justice and the compensation they need moving forward.
If you have been hurt in an accident as a result of another driver’s actions, it is imperative that you reach out to our team as soon as possible to explore legal options available to you. Our lawyers strive to help our clients recover in the best way imaginable from their crashes. Contact our personal injury attorneys in Missouri at 1 (816) 683-3278 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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