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Lebanon, MO – Junior McGuire Killed in Two-Vehicle Wreck on Highway MM near Pennbrook Rd

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Lebanon, MO (August 5, 2022) – The Missouri State Highway Patrol has identified the victim who lost their life in the motor vehicle accident in Laclede County on Thursday afternoon as 66-year-old Junior McGuire.

At around 3:07 p.m., on August 4, the Missouri State Highway Patrol was notified that a crash took place on Highway MM. Preliminary investigations indicate that a collision between a 1996 GMC Sierra and a 2016 Honda pilot occurred on Highway MM at the intersection of Pennbrook Road.

The impact of the crash caused the GMC to overturn. McGuire, who was driving the GMC, was ejected from the vehicle. McGuire suffered fatal injuries as a result of the crash and was pronounced deceased at the scene by Lactaid County Deputy coroner John Hoskins.

The crash remains under investigation at this time.

We offer our condolences to the family of Junior McGuire at this time.

Fatal Car Accidents in Missouri

Lebanon, MO - Junior McGuire Killed in Two-Vehicle Wreck on Highway MM near Pennbrook RdAfter losing a loved one in a motor vehicle accident, many families are overwhelmed with all emotional trauma. Unfortunately, over 1000 people lose their lives as a result of auto collisions in our state each year. In addition to having to deal with mental and emotional pain and suffering, many families face considerable financial difficulties as well. Without having the support of the deceased, overcoming the financial struggles can be quite difficult, if not impossible, for some.

Although taking legal action against the responsible party may not be a top priority for you, it is important that you are able to get justice for your loved one. Should your loved one die as a result of a negligent driver, you can benefit greatly by retaining the assistance of a wrongful death lawyer in Lebanon as soon as possible.

The wrongful death lawyers at Peterson & Associates, P.C. have decades of experience in a history of success when it comes to recovering compensation for families. Our lawyers provide responsive and skilled representation that is recognized throughout the state.

Our team understands how difficult it is for families to move forward after experiencing the sudden and unexpected loss of a loved one. For this reason, our lawyers are committed to helping families hold the responsible parties to account, so they are able to get justice.

Unfortunately, the statute of limitation in Missouri provides a specific time for families to take legal action against the responsible party. Waiting too long can jeopardize your chances of recovering full compensation to help alleviate funeral expenses, lost earning capacity, and various other financial strains that your family faces after enduring the loss of a loved one. For this reason, it is important to seek legal guidance right away.

You can schedule a free consultation at our Missouri personal injury law firm by calling 816-888-8888.

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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.