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New Madrid, MO – Man Injured in Truck Crash on I-55 near MM 50.4

Categorized as Auto Accidents, Personal Injury

New Madrid, MO (August 11, 2022) – A motor vehicle accident reported a New Madrid left one man injured. At around 12:55 p.m., on August 10, the Missouri State Highway Patrol responded to the scene of the crash that occurred on Interstate 35.

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Investigations performed by MSHP surgeon MA Winder show that a rear-end collision between a 2020 Kenworth and a 2000 Ford Taurus occurred on Interstate 55, on the northbound side near mile marker 50.4. The Ford suffered significant damage due to the crash and had to be removed from the scene.

One person suffered injuries as a result of this crash. EMS transported 72-year-old Roger Flanagan of Sikeston, Missouri, to St. Francis in Cape Girardeau, Missouri, for further care.

The crash is under investigation.

We hope Roger Flanagan recovers quickly from his injuries.

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New Madrid, MO – Man Injured in Truck Crash on I-55 near MM 50.4Tens of thousands of accidents involving motor vehicles occur in the state of Missouri every year. A significant number of these accidents result in injuries for those involved. We see many people rushed right from the scenes of their accidents and hospitalized, requiring extensive treatment. Victims hurt in accidents often suffer from severe injuries, like:

  • Amputations
  • Whiplash
  • Internal organ damage
  • Concussions
  • Severe bone fractures

Dealing with the mental and physical consequences of catastrophic and life-changing injuries can be quite challenging. Many victims require surgery, hospitalization, and various forms of medical care. In some cases, the treatment victims require can be extensive.

If you’ve been harmed due to a motor vehicle crash, you should call our car accident lawyers in New Madrid right away. Our team will help you pursue a personal injury case so you are able to get the money you need to cover the cost resulting from your crash.

At Peterson & Associates, P.C., our personal injury lawyers in Missouri have decades of experience helping injured clients protect their legal rights by pursuing personal injury cases.

Our team can help you get the money necessary to cover your medical expenses and more. Our lawyers have a history of successfully litigating personal injury cases for our clients and helping them achieve the outcome they expect for their lawsuits. We will help you collect the compensation you need to help cover your costs and losses following your crash.

Do not hesitate to reach out to our Missouri personal injury law firm today by calling 816-888-8888. Our lawyers can schedule a free consultation with you at your earliest convenience to get started.

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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.