Miller, MO (August 4, 2022) – Two women were left injured as a result of a motor vehicle accident that occurred in Miller County on Wednesday afternoon. Just after 2:30 p.m., on August 3, the Missouri State Highway Patrol was notified that a crash took place on Route Y.
Reports provided by authorities show that a 2005 Dodge Grand Caravan was traveling on Route Y, just 1531 feet north of Rabbit Hill Road. For unknown reasons, the vehicle crossed over the center line and struck a 2014 Ford Escape.
Two people involved in the crash were injured. EMS rendered aid to 20-year-old Allison Matchell and 47-year-old Jennifer Williams at the scene. The two victims were then transported by Miller County EMS to Lake Regional Hospital in Osage Beach, Missouri, for the treatment of injuries.
Investigations into the crash are underway at this time.
Our thoughts are with Allison Matchell and Jennifer Williams at this time.
Car Accidents in Missouri
Being involved in a vehicle accident can change your life indefinitely. Many people who are involved in crashes are left with significant injuries. We see countless people hospitalized with brain injuries, severe spinal cord fractures, and other injuries that require extensive medical treatment.
Victims who are harmed in accidents often have to spend an extended time off work to recover. Following an accident, victims may be able to pursue a personal injury case against the person who is at fault. This type of legal action allows victims to secure the compensation that they can use to cover their medical expenses and a variety of other costs they face from the accidents.
In order to have the best chance possible of getting justice, it is important that victims work with a car accident lawyer in Miller. Your lawyer will be able to help you prove your case, so you are able to secure the compensation that you need and deserve.
When it comes to filing a lawsuit, you will need to clearly and concisely demonstrate that the elements of negligence existed at the time of the crash. Although this may seem like an easy task, it is quite complex. Many victims who have never navigated the legal system before struggle to prove their case in order to prevail. For this reason, it is important to seek legal guidance right away to ensure you have the strongest case possible.
For over 30 years, our lawyers at Peterson & Associates, P.C. have helped victims in Miller and across Missouri protect their legal rights following accidents. Our lawyers can help you secure the compensation you need and deserve following your crash.
Schedule a consultation at our Missouri law firm by calling 816-888-8888. Our lawyers can help you get justice.
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