Winston, MO (August 6, 2022) – A motor vehicle accident reported in the Winston area claimed one young man’s life. At around 8:56 p.m., on August 3, emergency crews were notified that a crash took place on US Highway 69.
Reports from authorities show that a 2006 Honda CRV was traveling northbound on Route BB. At the same time, a 2008 Chevrolet Silverado was traveling northbound on US Highway 69. For unknown reasons, the two vehicles collided at the intersection.
Three people inside of the Honda suffered severe injuries. EMS transported 18-year-old Jonathan Stoor to Mosaic Life Care in St. Joseph, Missouri, for emergency medical care. Authorities confirm that he passed away after arriving.
A second victim, a 17-year-old male, was transported by Cameron EMS to Cameron Regional Medical Center for the treatment of moderate injuries. The third victim, a 14-year-old male, was transported by Daviess County EMS to Cameron Regional Medical Center. The young teen was then airlifted to Children’s Mercy for the treatment of serious injuries.
The crash is under investigation at this time.
We hope the two teens injured as a result of this crash recover quickly and fully.
We offer our condolences to the family of Jonathan Stoor at this time.
Fatal Car Accidents in Missouri
Fatal crashes take place in Missouri every single year. Unfortunately, hundreds of people end up suffering fatal injuries as a result of motor vehicle collisions caused by negligence.
When innocent people lose their lives as a result of crashes, they often leave behind families and friends who are forced to grieve. Having to deal with the overwhelming emotional and financial consequences of a fatal crash is not something that many families prepare for. Unfortunately, we continue to see innocent people lose their lives due to the actions of others.
When victims lose their lives as a result of fatal accidents, families may have legal options available that can help them seek compensation that can be used to cover various costs they face. A wrongful death lawyer in Winston can help your family secure the money that you need and deserve.
Our Winston wrongful death lawyers at Peterson & Associates, P.C. have more than 30 years of experience helping families protect their legal rights. Our lawyers can help you pursue a wrongful death claim against the person who is responsible for your loved one’s death. Our team can help you get the money that you need for various costs, including:
- all funeral and burial expenses
- lost earning capacity and the loss of benefits
- mental anguish
- all medical bills and expenses leading up to the passing
Our lawyers will build a strong case on your behalf and fight to get you justice for your loved one. Schedule a consultation at our Missouri law firm by calling 816-888-8888.
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