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Breton Township, MO – Ashley Emily Loses Life in Two-Vehicle Crash on MO-8 near Edgehill Rd

Sep 29, 2021

Breton Township, MO (September 29, 2021) – A woman has lost her life as a result of a motor vehicle collision in Washington County on Wednesday morning, September 29.

Reports from Missouri State Highway Patrol Master Sgt. D. F. Isringhausen and Crash Team 4 Sgt. M. B. Lomedico indicate that a 2009 Honda CRV was traveling on Highway 8 when the driver of the vehicle, 40-year-old Juston Gray, failed to negotiate a curve on the roadway. As a result, the Honda enter the opposite lane of traffic and collided with a 2021 Dodge Durango, driven by 33-year-old Bradley Brooks.

The incident caused moderate delays in the area just west of Edgehill Road.

A passenger in one vehicle, 36-year-old Ashley Emily, suffered fatal injuries and died at the scene. A 15-year-old male passenger was transported to SSM Health Cardinal Glennon Children’s Hospital via Washington County EMS for care.

Brooks was transported to Missouri Baptist Sullivan via Washington County EMS for the treatment of moderate injuries.

At this time, the incident remains under investigation.

Our thoughts are with the victims injured in this accident. We hope for their full recovery.

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

Fatal Car Accidents in Breton Township, Missouri

undefinedEach year, tens of thousands of innocent parties lose their lives in motor vehicle collisions across the United States. Although there are many things we can do to protect others while sharing the roads, there is no guarantee that other motorists are going to be mindful of us. As a result, we continue to see innocent parties suffer unnecessarily due to the reckless and negligent actions of others. Hundreds of these crashes take place right here in Missouri. Families of those who lose their lives in motor vehicle collisions are often left to deal with their sudden and unexpected loss.

Not only are families overcome by the emotional impacts of a loss, but they often face towering medical bills, funeral expenses, and various other financial impacts. In some cases, surviving relatives can work with a wrongful death attorney in Breton Township to get justice for their loved ones. Working with a trusted and effective legal team can help to ensure your family collects the maximum amount of compensation available to you after the loss of a loved one.

Breton Township Wrongful Death Lawyers

We at Peterson & Associates, P.C. strive to help our clients move forward after losing loved ones in accidents caused by the negligence of other drivers. When families lose loved ones, we work diligently to ensure they are able to collect full and fair compensation to help reduce some of the stress they face moving forward. Our Breton Township car accident lawyers provide trusted, responsive, and aggressive legal representation for our clients while being understanding and compassionate to their individualized needs.

Not only is it crucial that families are able to recover compensation after losing loved ones in collisions caused by negligent parties, but we are committed to helping them gain peace of mind in knowing they can move forward and overcome the towering difficulties they face. If you have lost a loved one due to an auto wreck, and you would like to explore legal options available to you, contact our Missouri personal injury attorneys at (816) 298-8708 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.

Categories: Auto Accidents

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