Kansas City, MO (April 14, 2022) – At least one person was transported to a local hospital with injuries following a motor vehicle accident in the Kansas City area. At around 3:45 p.m., on April 12, calls for assistance came in surrounding an auto accident on Interstate 70.
Reports provided by the Kansas City, Missouri Police Department show that a crash between vehicles blocked the eastbound side of the interstate. The incident caused delays in the area of Grand Boulevard.
EMS responded to the scene to treat victims who sustained injuries in the accident. Those in need of further care were transported to area hospitals.
At this time, investigations surrounding the accident are underway.
Our thoughts are with the victims injured in this accident. We hope for their full recovery.
Car Accidents in Missouri
Each year, more than 55,000 people are hurt in crashes throughout the state of Missouri. Here in our area, we see many victims hospitalized with injuries that impact their health and wellbeing. Broken arms, burn injuries, and evening internal organ damages are incredibly painful injuries. They are also very costly to treat.
When victims are harmed in accidents, due to the negligence of others, they often have legal options available to help them move forward. Victims harmed in crashes are able to recover compensation to help alleviate some of the financial burdens they endure from their accidents. Some of the most common damages victims are able to recover include compensation for:
- Lost wages
- Medical costs (both immediate and long-term)
- Vehicle repairs
- Pain and suffering
Victims who work with seasoned car accident attorneys in Kansas City are in the best position possible to get the justice they deserve.
Kansas City Personal Injury Lawyers
Our team of Kansas City personal injury lawyers at Peterson & Associates, P.C. has decades of combined experience helping injured victims get the justice they deserve following their accidents. Not only should victims recover full and fair compensation after being injured by negligent drivers, but we strive to help each of our clients gain peace of mind in knowing they can move forward and overcome the challenges they face.
Our lawyers put together solid legal claims on behalf of our clients to sure we are in the best position possible to help victims recover the compensation they need to cover various financial burdens they face moving forward from their accident.
If you have been injured in an accident, due to the negligence of another driver, you must seek legal guidance as soon as possible. Our team is available to help you move forward in the best way possible. With over $500 million in recovered damages, you can rest assured knowing your legal rights and best interests are protected with us. Contact our Missouri personal injury attorneys by calling (816) 888-8888 to see how we can help you.
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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.