St Charles, MO (August 24, 2022) – One woman was left injured following an auto wreck in the St Charles area. At around 7:30 a.m., on August 22, the Missouri State Highway Patrol responded to the scene of a motor vehicle accident on Route Z.
Reports provided by Missouri State Highway Patrol show that a 2010 Scion TC was making a left turn from Route Z near Route N when it collided with a 2005 Toyota Camry. Both vehicles had to be removed from the scene due to being totaled from the accident.
The driver of the Toyota, 55-year-old Michelle Kossman, was injured in the accident. Kossman was transported to SSM Health St Joseph Hospital Lake St Louis by St. Charles County EMS for the treatment of injuries.
The crash remains under investigation at this time.
Our thoughts are with Michelle Kaufman as we hope for her full recovery.
Car Accidents in Missouri
It can be incredibly challenging to deal with the aftermath of a motor vehicle accident in Missouri. Unfortunately, tens of thousands of people are harmed in accidents each year in our state due to negligent motorists. When innocent people are harmed in accidents, a personal injury claim is the best at moving forward. This type of lawsuit can help you get the money that you need to cover various costs resulting from your crash.
Some of the damages that you may be able to recover following your accident include compensation to cover:
Your medical expenses: Many people who are harmed in accidents have to go through extensive medical treatment. Quite often, victims have to spend several days hospitalized in go through months of therapy. Our lawyers at Peterson & Associates, P.C. can help you get the money that you need to cover these and other medical-related expenses.
Lost wages: If you have to take any time off of work to recover from your injuries, our lawyers will help you get the money that you need to alleviate the impact of lost wages. If you are unable to work and definitely following your crash. Our lawyers will help you get the money you need to alleviate the lost earning capacity you experience across your lifetime.
Pain and suffering: Being severely harmed in a motor vehicle accident can negatively impact your life in a variety of ways. In order to help you cope with the negative impacts, our lawyers will help you get the money you need to alleviate the pain and suffering you endure. Our lawyers will help you prove these damages in court, so you are able to maximize the amount of compensation you receive.
Our St. Charles car accident lawyers at Peterson & Associates, P.C. are committed to helping you get the money that you need to cover the expenses resulting from your crash. You can schedule a consultation for free at our St. Charles law firm by calling 816-888-8888 to get started.
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