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Dexter, MO – Kenneth Gaines Injured in Truck Crash on Highway 25

Categorized as Auto Accidents, Personal Injury

Dexter, MO (April 8, 2022) – One man was left injured as a result of a motor vehicle accident in Stoddard County. At around 1:40 p.m., on April 7, emergency crews were dispatched to the scene of a collision on Highway 25.

Reports provided by authorities show that a collision between a 2011 Ford Fiesta and a 2016 Mack truck occurred on Highway 25, just one mile south of Bloomfield. The incident left both vehicles with significant damage, requiring them both to be towed from the scene.

The driver of the Ford suffered moderate injuries. EMS transported 83-year-ld Kenneth Gaines to Southeast Health in Stoddard County for care.

At this time, the incident remains under investigation.

Our thoughts are with Kenneth Gaines at this time. We hope for his full recovery.

Car Accidents in Missouri

Dexter, MO – Kenneth Gaines Injured in Truck Crash on Highway 25Every day, motor vehicle accidents impact the lives of innocent people across our state. In countless instances, victims require emergency medical attention due to their injuries. Although most motorists are careful and are considerate of other motorists sharing the road, we see many accidents take place due to driver error.

In fact, over 80% of collisions involve some form of negligence. In many cases, victims are left with painful injuries from motor vehicle collisions caused by drunk drivers, distracted drivers, and those who choose to engage in reckless driving actions.

When people suffer traumatic brain injuries, compound fractures, and even internal organ damage, they often require long-term care as well. Victims may have legal options available to help them move forward in some instances. Following your accident, you can benefit greatly by reaching out to a Dexter car accident lawyer as soon as possible. You may be entitled to compensation to help cover the financial burdens you face.

Dexter Personal Injury Lawyers

Our skilled and fearless personal injury attorneys in Dexter at Peterson & Associates, P.C. have extensive experience helping injured victims hold wrongdoers accountable for their actions. We strive to make the process of moving forward as easy as possible for victims, despite having to deal with painful injuries.

We have helped thousands of injured clients recover over $500 million, collectively, for their personal injury claims and we are committed to helping you maximize your recoveries after being injured. Our team works to educate victims on their legal rights and help guide them toward getting the maximum amount of compensation available for medical costs, lost wages, vehicle repairs, and more. If you have been injured in an accident as a result of another person’s actions, it is crucial that you reach out to our team as soon as possible to explore the legal options available to you.

Contact our personal injury attorneys in Missouri at (816) 888-8888 to meet with our team of knowledgeable attorneys at your earliest convenience to see how we can help you recover from your accident and move forward.

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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.