Knob Noster, MO (November 18, 2021) – One woman has lost her life following a motor vehicle accident in Pettis County on Tuesday, November 16. At around 3:05 p.m., authorities were called to the scene of a crash on Route HH.
Reports from authorities show that 50-year-old Terry Randolph was riding a Harley Davidson motorcycle east on Route HH. A dog ran out in front of him, prompting Randolph to take evasive action to avoid striking the dog. The motorcycle went off the road near Cedar Drive, ejecting Randolph and his passenger, 36-year-old Kari Robinson.
Robinson was declared deceased at the scene. Randolph was rushed to Bothwell Regional Health Center in Sedalia for care.
At this time, the incident remains under investigation.
Our thoughts are with Terry Randolph at this time. We hope for his full recovery.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of Kari Robinson. Our thoughts are with them at this time.
Fatal Motorcycle Accidents in Missouri
Every year, thousands of motorcyclists lose their lives as a result of motor vehicle accidents throughout the United States. In Missouri, we see many people lose their lives in these preventable crashes along our roads. In many cases, surviving relatives are forced to endure mental and emotional challenges due to the unexpected loss of a loved one. In Missouri, some of the leading causes of motorcycle accidents include:
- Not seeing motorcyclists in blind spots
- Drivers who are distracted while operating their vehicles
- Drivers who fail to yield the right of way
- Driving while under the influence of drugs or alcohol
- Drivers who are speeding
Not only are families overwhelmed by the emotional impacts of a loss, but they often face funeral expenses, stacking medical bills, and various other financial impacts. In some cases, surviving relatives can work with a wrongful death attorney in Knob Noster to get justice for their loved ones. Working with a responsive legal team can help to ensure your family collects the maximum amount of compensation available to you after the loss of a loved one.
Knob Noster Wrongful Death Lawyers
Our Knob Noster motorcycle accident attorneys provide effective, trusted, and aggressive legal representation for our clients while being compassionate and understanding to their individualized needs. Not only is it essential that families are able to get full and fair compensation after losing loved ones in crashes caused by negligent drivers, but we are dedicated to helping them gain peace of mind in knowing they can move forward and overcome the difficulties they face. We understand the mental and emotional challenges families face after losing loved ones in accidents. The financial impacts only make recovering more difficult.
Contact our Missouri personal injury attorneys at 816-888-8888 to see how we can help you. Our lawyers are available to meet with you at your earliest convenience and discuss the circumstances surrounding your loved one’s accident and the legal options available for you. Do not wait to get the justice you deserve. Contact our law firm today to get started.
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