Franklin, MO (August 1, 2022) – A motor vehicle accident took place in Franklin County that left one woman injured. At around 5 p.m., on July 30, calls for assistance came in regarding a crash that occurred on East Springfield Street.
Reports provided by Missouri State Highway Patrol show that a collision between a 1997 Ford F150 pickup truck and a 2014 Chevrolet Silverado pickup truck occurred on the eastbound side of East Springfield Street at the intersection of northbound Highway 185. The two vehicles involved in the crash suffered extensive damage and had to be towed from the scene.
The driver of the Ford, 18-year-old Abbygale Smith, was injured due to a motor vehicle accident. Smith was transported to Missouri Baptist Hospital in Sullivan, Missouri, where she underwent treatment for her injuries.
The crash remains under investigation at this time.
Our thoughts are with Abbygale Smith at this time.
Car Accidents in Missouri
If you have been involved in a motor vehicle accident, you may wonder how much your accident case is worth. Whenever you start the negotiation process for your claim, it is important that you are aware of how much the potential value of your claim is. You will also need to know the amount of compensation that you are able to recover. These two are not the same values. You must first find out the potential maximum recovery for your vehicle accident claim.
In order to determine how much your claim may be worth, you need to know how much the limits are for the insurance policy of the at-fault driver. Finding out the liability coverage for them will determine the amount of compensation that you are able to recover. You will use the insurance company information provided by the other driver to determine the limits of the policy. A car accident lawyer in Franklin will be able to help guide you through this process and help you pursue a personal injury case.
The value of your claim will depend on a variety of factors. Discussing the information with a skilled attorney from Peterson & Associates, P.C. can help to ensure you are able to receive a more accurate estimate for your potential recovery.
Our lawyers will help you to review the insurance policy information and evaluate your claim. We will figure out your compensatory damages as well as the non-economic damages you face from your crash. We will pursue legal action against the person who is at fault in demand that they pay you every dollar that is owed to you.
Schedule a free consultation at our Missouri personal injury law firm by calling 816-888-8888.
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