Wayland, MO (August 8, 2022) – A vehicle collision reported in Clark County left one man with moderate injuries. At around 8:45 p.m., on August 6, Missouri State Highway Patrol responded to the scene of a crash on North Main Street.
Reports provided by authorities show a collision between a 2020 Coleman Predator minibike and a 2015 Ford Fusion occurred on North Main Street in Wayland, Missouri. The man on the minibike, 43-year-old Shane McWilliams, was ejected from his vehicle as a result of the accident.
McWilliams suffered moderate injuries as a result of the crash. He was transported by Clark County ambulance to Blessing Health Hospital in Keokuk, Iowa, where he underwent emergency medical treatment.
The incident remains under investigation by the Missouri State Highway Patrol.
Our thoughts are with Shane McWilliams at this time.
Car Accidents in Missouri
According to reports, over 65,000 motor vehicle accidents resulting in injuries take place each year in the state of Missouri. Many people who are involved in these accidents are left with significant injuries that negatively affect their lives.
Some common injuries reported in accidents included:
Head injuries: Suffering any type of head trauma can be debilitating. We see many people suffer from traumatic brain injuries, severe concussions, and even severe blows to the head.
Back injuries: We see many people left disabled as a result of debilitating back injuries. Suffering a back injury can negatively affect a person’s ability to lift or perform various tasks.
Fractures: There are many instances where people suffer from severe bone fractures. People who break bones often have to go through surgery and remain in casts for several months.
Any type of injury from a motor vehicle accident can be completely debilitating. Unfortunately, thousands of people are forced to deal with the overwhelming consequences of crashes in our state each month. If you’ve been injured as a result of a vehicle collision, a car accident lawyer in Wayland may be able to help you secure financial compensation to offset your costs of medical treatment and more.
Our team at Peterson & Associates, P.C. has over three decades of experience representing injured parties in civil lawsuits. Our lawyers can help you file a personal injury case against the person who is responsible for your accident. We will help you secure the money that you need to cover your losses, so you are better positioned to move forward. Some of the damages that we will fight to help you recover include:
- Money to alleviate your lost wages
- Compensation for medical expenses, both immediate and long-term
- Pain and suffering and mental anguish
- Money to replace or repair your vehicle
Schedule a consultation at our Missouri law firm by calling 816-888-8888 at your earliest convenience. Our lawyers are available to help you get justice today.
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