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Warrensburg, MO – Anthony Johnson Loses Life in Truck Crash on MO-13 near Route H

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Warrensburg, MO (November 5, 2021) – One man has lost his life following an auto accident on Friday morning in Johnson County. Authorities have identified the victim as 29-year-old Anthony Johnson of Richmond, Missouri.

Just before 9 a.m., on November 5, a 2005 International was traveling north in the area of Missouri State Route 13 and Route H. For unknown reasons, the vehicle swerved into the northbound lane and struck a 2017 Chevrolet Malibu head-on.

Johnson, who was driving the Chevrolet, sustained fatal injuries in the accident. He was pronounced deceased at the scene by Johnson County Coroner Clark Holdren.

At this time, the incident remains under investigation.

We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of Anthony Johnson. Our thoughts are with them at this time.

Fatal Truck Accidents in Missouri

Over a two-year period, more than 2,300 people have lost their lives in motor vehicle accidents throughout the state of Missouri. Our state is currently ranked in the top 20 for states with the highest likelihood of drivers being involved in a fatal collision.

Regrettably, you can take various safety precautions to ensure others are unharmed while traveling near your vehicle. However, you cannot ensure other drivers take the same steps to ensure your safety. In Missouri, we see countless parties lose their lives in these preventable accidents 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.

Most families are further burdened by towering financial consequences after enduring a loss. For this reason, the state of Missouri enables accident victims to pursue legal options that help them obtain compensation to cover the financial burdens they face moving forward.  Many families have to cover the costs of funerals, endure lost earnings, and deal with the mental and emotional consequences. When victims lose their lives in accidents, due to the negligence of others, it is crucial that their families seek the guidance of a skilled Warrensburg wrongful death lawyer as soon as possible.

Warrensburg Wrongful Death Lawyers

Our team at Peterson & Associates. P.C. is wholly committed to spending significant time and efforts on helping families maximize their recoveries and we have a track record to prove it. Working with a knowledgeable and aggressive truck accident attorney in the Warrensburg rea after your accident can greatly improve your chances of recovering.

We understand the mental and emotional challenges families face after losing loved ones in accidents. The financial impacts only make recovering more difficult.

If you have lost a loved one due to a truck accident, and you would like to explore legal options available to you, contact our Missouri personal injury attorneys at 816-888-8888 as soon as possible to schedule a free case of evaluation 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.