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Jerico Springs, MO – Amish Buggy Crash on MO-97 Leaves Woman Injured

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Jerico Springs, MO (October 18, 2021) – A motor vehicle collision in Cedar County left one woman seriously injured. The victim has been identified as 18-year-old Elizabeth Schwartz.

At around 8:15 p.m., on October 16, 23-year-old Johnny Schwartz was driving an Amish Buggy on Missouri State Route 97 when his vehicle was rear-ended by a second vehicle just 7-miles north of Jerico Springs.

The passenger on the Buggy, identified as Elizabeth Schwartz, sustained serious injuries. She was airlifted to Mercy Hospital in Springfield for emergency medical care.

At this time, the incident remains under investigation.

Our thoughts are with Elizabeth Schwartz at this time. We hope for her full recovery.

Motor Vehicle Accidents in Jerico Springs, Missouri

Each year, more than 55,000 victims are left with injuries from auto wrecks throughout the state of Missouri. Here in Jerico Springs, we see many people left with injuries that impact their health and wellbeing. Severe burns, traumatic brain injuries, and evening internal organ damages are incredibly painful injuries. They are also very costly to treat. Regrettably, most people involved in crashes will face both mental and physical suffering. The financial consequences they face will only make the process of moving forward more challenging.

In cases where victims are left with injuries from crashes caused by 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 trusted and competent car accident lawyer in Jerico Springs can help to ensure you are able to get the maximum amount of compensation available to you. A responsive and aggressive legal team can review the circumstances surrounding your accident and fight to help you recover compensation that you can use to cover the economic and non-economic damages you face moving forward.

Jerico Springs Personal Injury Lawyers

Peterson & Associates, P.C.’s personal injury attorneys in Jerico Springs fight to help injured parties maximize their recoveries so they can get the medical treatment they need without worry. We are familiar with the devastating mental and physical consequences that victims are forced to endure after being harmed in crashes. Over the years, we have fought aggressively to help injured clients maximize their recoveries. We have a proven track record of success that is evident in our history of helping clients collect over $500 million, collectively, for their personal injury claims.

This knowledge and understanding motivate us to fight diligently to ensure they are able to recover after being injured in an accident. 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 crash, gather evidence, and fight to ensure you are able to recover.

If you have been injured as a result of a motor vehicle collision, contact our personal injury attorneys in Missouri as soon as possible. By calling 816-888-8888 you can schedule a free case evaluation at your earliest convenience with our team to explore legal options available to help you recover.

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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.