West Plains, MO (August 11, 2022) – A crash in Howell County left one woman injured on Wednesday morning. At around 8 a.m., on August 10, emergency crews were notified that their assistance was needed on-site at a collision that occurred on US Highway 160.
Reports from local authorities show that a 1993 Ford Ranger and a 2016 Kia Forte collided on US Highway 160, just two and a half miles west of West Plains, Missouri. The crash left both vehicles with moderate damage, requiring them to be removed from the scene.
One woman was injured due to the crash. The victim, 65-year-old Cherie Hedrick, was transported by ambulance to Ozarks Health Care in West Plains, Missouri, for care.
The crash is under investigation by Missouri State Highway Patrol at this time.
We hope Cherie Hedrick recovers quickly and fully from her injuries.
Car Accidents in Missouri
Car accidents in the state of Missouri leave tens of thousands of people hurt every single year. These crashes are often attributed to drivers who choose to engage in recklessness while operating their vehicles. We see many people harmed as a result of the actions of others in our state every single day.
When innocent people suffer severe injuries in motor vehicle crashes, they are able to pursue personal injury claims against those at fault. These legal claims are designed to enable victims to collect financial compensation to cover their damages and losses. A car accident lawyer in West Plains will be able to help you get the justice and money you deserve following your accident.
Our Missouri personal injury lawyers at Peterson & Associates, P.C. will not stop fighting until we are able to uncover every single detail surrounding your accident. Our independent investigation process is deeply thorough. Our investigation is effective, and we will keep you included in the process every step of the way, so you always know what is taking place.
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