Ste Genevieve, MO (April 5, 2022) – One woman was left with serious injuries following a traffic-related incident in Ste Genevieve on Saturday evening, April 2.
At around 7:45 p.m., the Missouri State Highway Patrol was dispatched to the scene of an auto accident on Old Route TT.
Reports from MSHP Trooper CC Battreal show that a 2004 Yamaha Raptor and a 2018 Honda TRX were involved in an accident on Route TT just north of US Highway 61. The impact of the crash left both vehicles totaled.
The driver of the Yamaha, 29-year-old Caleb Hinchey, sustained serious injuries in the crash. She was transported by Air Evac to Barnes Jewish Hospital for emergency medical care.
At this time, the incident remains under investigation.
Our thoughts are with Caleb Hinchey at this time. We hope for her full recovery.
Car Accidents in Missouri
Each year, more than 55,000 people are hurt in crashes throughout the state of Missouri. Here in Wilson Township, 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.
Victims involved in accidents are often forced out of work for several weeks at a time, going without the monetary support they need to pay their bills and take care of their families. To make the struggle even worse, towering medical bills start rolling in immediately. When victims are harmed in accidents as a result of other motorists, our state allows them to file legal claims against wrongdoers to recover compensation for the financial burdens they endure. Victims can benefit immensely by consulting with a car accident attorney in Ste. Genevieve Township who is well-versed in personal injury laws in our state.
Ste. Genevieve Township Personal Injury Lawyers
Our Ste. Genevieve Township personal injury lawyers at Peterson & Associates, P.C. have extensive experience helping victims get the justice they deserve after their accidents. Our team provides an array of services to victims to ensure they are in the best position possible to get justice.
Some of the most common damages we help our clients recover compensation for include:
- Lost wages
- Medical costs (both immediate and long-term)
- Vehicle repairs
- Pain and suffering
We understand the overwhelming mental and physical consequences that people are forced to endure after being harmed in accidents. This knowledge and understanding motivate us to fight aggressively to ensure they are able to recover after being injured in an accident.
Our team puts together solid legal claims on behalf of our clients to sure we are in the best position possible to negotiate full and fair compensation that helps them cover the financial burdens they face moving forward from their accident. If you have been injured in a car accident, contact our personal injury attorneys in Missouri as soon as possible. By calling (816) 888-8888 you can schedule a free case evaluation at your earliest convenience with our team to explore legal options available to help you recover.
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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.