Branson, MO (August 8, 2022) – A motor vehicle collision reported in Taney County left one man injured on Saturday evening. On August 6, the Missouri State Highway Patrol was notified that a crash took place on Missouri State Route 370.
Preliminary investigations provided by MSHP Master Sgt. SD Isringhausen show that at around 5:50 p.m., a 2007 Lincoln navigator in a 2010 Chevrolet express VM collided on Missouri State Route 376, just one mile west of Branson, Missouri. Both vehicles suffered extensive damage and were removed from the scene by Crawford’s Towing immediately following.
One man involved in the accident suffered injuries. The victim, identified as 62-year-old Kevin Kotteman, was provided treatment at the scene. Kotteman, who was driving the Chevrolet, was then transported to Cox Hospital in Branson, Missouri, where he underwent further treatment and evaluation.
The crash is under investigation at this time by the Missouri State Highway Patrol.
We hope Kevin Kotteman recovers quickly and fully from his injuries.
Car Accidents in Missouri
Every day innocent people are harmed as a result of vehicle collisions in the state of Missouri. Unfortunately, no matter how careful a person is while behind the wheel, they can never prevent other people from engaging in senseless acts that cause them harm. As a result, we see countless people left with severe injuries that require extensive medical care.
Some of the most common injuries that people involved in automobile accidents are left with include:
- severe soft tissue injuries
- scrapes and cuts
- trauma to the head
- injuries to the chest
- arm and leg injuries
Suffering a significant injury due to a vehicle collision can drastically interrupt your life. Many people struggle to move forward following their accidents.
If you’ve been injured due to another person’s negligence, legal options may be available to help you seek compensation to help cover the cost you face for medical treatment and more. It is important that you reach out to a car accident lawyer in Branson right away. A car accident lawyer will be able to help guide you through the legal process and fight to get you justice.
Our lawyers at Peterson & Associates, P.C. understand how difficult it is for injured parties to move forward following their accidents. For this reason, our Branson personal injury attorneys are committed to taking all of the legal work off of the hands of our clients. Our lawyers will help you by providing you with full-service legal representation to ensure you are able to get justice.
Our lawyers will investigate your accident, gather evidence on your behalf, handle communication with the insurance company, and fight to get you justice. Our team is committed to helping you obtain the best possible outcome for your personal injury lawsuit.
If you are interested in seeking legal guidance from our knowledgeable and skilled legal team, reach out to our Missouri law firm today at 816-888-8888.
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