Sedalia, MO (August 3, 2022) – Authorities were called to provide assistance at the scene of a motor vehicle accident in Pettis County that left one man injured. Just after 840 p.m., on August 2, calls for assistance came in regarding a crash that occurred on Highway 50.
Reports provided by Missouri State Highway Patrol show that a 2008 Chevrolet Uplander collided with a 2012 Chevrolet traverse at the intersection of Highway 50 and South Marshall Avenue. The two vehicles collided head-on, leaving both vehicles totaled.
The passenger inside of the Uplander, 66-year-old Richard Watson, was injured in the crash. Watson was transported to Bothwell hospital by EMS where he underwent further treatment and evaluation.
The crash is under investigation at this time by the Missouri State Highway Patrol.
We hope Richard Watson recovers quickly and fully from his injuries.
Car Accidents in Missouri
Crashes across Missouri leave thousands of people injured monthly. There are countless instances where people require extensive medical care. Trying to overcome physical and emotional injuries can be incredibly challenging. It can be mentally and emotionally exhausting to have to deal with painful injuries that demand ongoing care.
In order to cope with the time following an accident, it is important that you reach out to a legal team right away. Our Sedalia car accident lawyers can help you pursue a personal injury case.
While working with Peterson & Associates, P.C., you can expect that our team will provide you with individualized representation. We will take various steps to ensure you are able to get justice. We will gather the strongest evidence on your behalf while fighting to get you justice.
Some of the evidence that our Missouri personal injury lawyers will gather from the scene of your crash include:
- pictures of the scene of the accident
- videos of where the accident took place
- any available surveillance footage
- pictures of any skid marks or other damage at the crash site
In addition, we will gather evidence from various other sources. These include:
- obtain a copy of the police report from law enforcement
- take statements from witnesses to the accident
- work with reconstructionists who are able to re-create your crash
- work with financial experts who can calculate your damages
Our team will build a solid case on your behalf and fight to get you full compensation for your damages. You can count on our lawyers at Peterson & Associates, P.C. to provide you with tenacious legal representation that delivers results.
Schedule a free consultation at our Missouri personal injury law firm by calling 816-888-8888.
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