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Canaan Township, MO – Three Transported to Mercy Hospital Following MVA on US-50 near MO-28

Categorized as Auto Accidents, Personal Injury

Canaan Township, MO (September 23, 2022) – An automobile collision took place in Gasconade County on Tuesday evening that left three people injured. On September 20, the Missouri State Highway Patrol was notified that a collision occurred on US Highway 50 that required attention.

At approximately 6:15 p.m., the driver of a 2016 Jeep Compass was traveling through the area of US Highway 50 and Missouri State Route 28. As the Jeep made a left turn at the intersection, it turned into the path of a 2020 Nissan versa. As a result, the two vehicles collided.

Both vehicles suffered significant damage as a result of the motor vehicle accident. Both vehicles had to be removed from the scene by area towing companies.

Three people were injured as a result of this automobile collision. EMS responded to the scene of the crash and provided care to 28-year-old Tessa Lampkin of Owensville, Missouri, 27-year-old Deborah Dolles of Bland, Missouri, and an 8-year-old male from Bland, Missouri. The three victims were then transported to Mercy Hospital in Washington, Missouri, for emergency treatment.

The Missouri State Highway Patrol is conducting a crash investigation at this time.

Our thoughts are with Tessa Lampkin, Deborah Dolles, and the young child injured in this accident.

Car Accidents in Missouri

Canaan Township, MO – Three Transported to Mercy Hospital Following MVA on US-50 near MO-28Auto collisions can have a devastating impact on the lives of those involved. Unfortunately, we see tens of thousands of people hospitalized annually in our state as a result of crashes. The most common injuries victims in car crashes suffer are head injuries, spinal cord injuries, broken bones, and lacerations. People who are involved in motor vehicle accidents often suffer as a result of negligent motorists.

The common contributing factors to car accidents in Missouri include speeding, driver error, distracted driving, and reckless driving. More than 40% of all fatal car accidents in Missouri are due to speeding, and nearly 90 % are due to driver error.

Distracted driving is also a major contributor to car accidents in Missouri, with nearly 10% of all accidents caused by distracted drivers. Reckless driving is also a significant cause of car accidents in Missouri, with more than 40% of all crashes occurring as a result of reckless driving.

If you have suffered injuries as a result of a motor vehicle accident, a car accident lawyer in Canaan Township can help you file a personal injury case.

Following your accident, our team at Peterson & Associates, P.C. will conduct an investigation to determine the cause. Our lawyers will identify the factors that contributed to your accident taking place. We will gather evidence on your behalf and build a strong case while demanding compensation for you.

You can schedule a consultation with our personal injury lawyers today by calling 816-888-8888. Our team is available to help you get justice at your earliest convenience.

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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.