Willow Springs, MO (August 15, 2022) – An auto accident reported in Howell County left one woman injured. At around 2 p.m., on August 14, calls for assistance came in surrounding an auto wreck that had taken place on County Road 5640.
Preliminary reports provided by Missouri State Highway Patrol Msgt. DA Huffman show that a 2005 Ford Taurus and a 2005 Toyota Corolla collided on County Road 5640 near a hillcrest. The incident left both vehicles with moderate damage. MSHP and firefighters closed off a portion of the roadway as they worked to clear the scene.
One woman suffered injuries due to the crash. The victim, 45-year-old Toni Collins of Willow Springs, Missouri, was transported by ambulance to Ozarks Healthcare in West Plains, Missouri, for medical care.
The crash remains under investigation at this time.
We hope Toni Collins recovers quickly and fully from her injuries.
Car Accidents in Missouri
Motor vehicle crashes can completely change the lives of the victims involved. Regrettably, we see thousands of people hospitalized monthly as a result of crashes in our state. There are many instances where these accidents are entirely preventable. We continue to witness the overwhelming impact that negligent drivers have on the lives of others.
When people are hurting crashes due to the negligence of others, legal options may be available to help them move forward. A Willow Springs car accident lawyer will be able to help you seek full and timely compensation from the person who is responsible for your crash. A strong legal team is an invaluable tool that will help you throughout the entire legal process.
Immediately after hiring our lawyers at Peterson & Associates, P.C. to represent you, we will conduct an investigation into your accident and secure evidence to help build your case. Our lawyers understand the importance of creating a case quickly. It is also common for evidence to be lost. For this reason, we will go out to the scene of your accident as soon as possible to gather evidence and investigate.
Our team will reach out to witnesses of your accident to interview them. We want to make sure that the evidence is fresh on their minds, so they are able to give an accurate statement regarding what they witnessed. Our lawyers will work with investigators and other experts who are able to ensure that all evidence surrounding your case is not lost. We are committed to providing trusted legal representation that helps our clients when.
Schedule a free consultation at our Missouri personal injury law firm by calling 816-888-8888 to get started on your case.
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