Sunrise Beach, MO (October 31, 2021) – One woman has lost her life following a motor vehicle accident in Camden County on Saturday afternoon, October 30.
Preliminary investigations from the Missouri State Highway Patrol show that 33-year-old Jason Gardner was driving a 1999 Ford Mustang on Route F just south of Indian Park Road when the vehicle became involved in a collision. The Mustang went off the right side of the road and crashed into two signs before overturning and striking a tree.
A passenger in the vehicle, 32-year-old Lizajane Linebarger, sustained fatal injuries and died at the scene. Gardner was transported to Lake Regional Hospital for the treatment of injuries.
30-year-old Steve Montgomery left the scene of the accident. At this time, the incident remains under investigation.
Our thoughts are with Jason Gardner at this time. We hope for his full recovery.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of Lizajane Linebarger. Our thoughts are with them at this time.
Fatal Car Accidents in Missouri
Each year, over 1,000 people lose their lives in auto accidents in the state of Missouri. There are many cases where victims lose their lives in accidents due to the negligence of other motorists sharing the road. In numerous instances, accidents take place as a result of drivers who are distracted, impaired, 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.
Not only are families impacted by the emotions following the loss, but they often face towering medical bills, funeral expenses, and a variety of other financial impacts. In some cases, surviving relatives can retain the guidance of a wrongful death attorney in Sunrise Beach to get justice for their loved one. Working with a skilled legal team can help to ensure your family collects the maximum amount of compensation available to you after the loss of a loved one.
Sunrise Beach Wrongful Death Lawyers
Our Sunrise Beach car accident attorneys at Peterson & Associates, P.C. provide effective, trusted, and aggressive legal representation for our clients while being compassionate and understanding to their individualized needs. When families lose loved ones, we are committed to helping them collect full and fair compensation to help alleviate some of the stress they face moving forward.
The financial impacts only make recovering more difficult. For this reason, we dedicate great time and effort to helping victims maximize their recoveries and we have a track record to prove it. Not only is it crucial that families are able to get full and fair compensation after losing loved ones in accidents caused by negligent drivers, but we are committed to helping them gain peace of mind in knowing they can move forward and overcome the challenges they face. With thousands of successful claims, we have helped our clients obtain a total of $500 million in claims. We will stop at nothing to ensure your legal rights are protected after being harmed. Contact our Kansas City accident lawyers at 816-888-8888 to see how our team can help you.
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