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Bell City, MO – Three Injured in Auto Accident on Route P near Route Y

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Bell City, MO (December 2, 2022) – Several people were treated for injuries following a motor vehicle accident that took place in Stoddard County on Thursday evening. At around 5:20 p.m., on December 1, troopers with the Missouri State Highway Patrol responded to the scene of an accident on Route P.

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According to law enforcement, the driver of a 2021 Chevrolet Silverado failed to stop at a stop sign while traveling on Route P at the intersection of Route Y. As a result, the vehicle pulled into the path of a 2008 Dodge Caravan, causing the two vehicles to crash into each other. Both vehicles were significantly damaged and had to be towed from the scene.

Three people were injured as a result of the crash. The victims were identified as 27-year-old Ashleigh Sauceda, 24-year-old Elaina Turner, and a 4-year-old boy. The victims were transported by ambulance to St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau, Missouri, for emergency medical care.

The crash remains under investigation.

Our thoughts are with Ashleigh Sauceda, Elaina Turner, and the young child injured in this crash.

Car Accidents in Missouri

Bell City, MO – Three Injured in Auto Accident on Route P near Route YEvery day, people across the state of Missouri are left with severe injuries as a result of vehicle accidents. Regrettably, no matter how safe you are while traveling along our state’s roadways, you are not out of harm’s way. Countless innocent people are left with severe injuries as a result of negligence. In many instances, these accidents take place at busy intersections across our state.

Most car accidents that occur at intersections are caused by drivers who run stop signs. This is one of the most common types of accidents, and it can often lead to serious injuries. Accidents take place at intersections due to drivers who engage in reckless actions while behind the wheel. Even though there are stop signs and red lights at intersections to prevent drivers from passing through and they do not have the right away, we continue to see innocent people harmed when they do.

A motor vehicle accident can result in significant injuries that negatively affect your life. Some of the most common injuries that result from this type of accident include whiplash, neck injuries, and back injuries. Many of these injuries can require extensive medical care.

In some cases, these accidents can even result in fatalities. If you are involved in an intersection accident, it is important to seek medical attention immediately so that you can get the treatment you need in order to recover.

If you have been harmed as a result of a vehicle accident, it is important to seek legal guidance as soon as possible. Our seasoned Bell City car accident lawyers at Peterson & Associates, P.C., can provide you with a free consultation to discuss your case and determine the best course of action moving forward. Call us today at 816-888-8888 to get started.

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Disclaimer: As a well-respected member of the Kansas City, Missouri business community, Peterson & Associates, P.C. is always looking to increase the safety of and bring overall safety for all Missouri residents. We hope that by bringing awareness to the dangers associated with driving that people will exercise additional caution when operating a motor vehicle and avoid being injured in a serious crash. This post is not intended to be a solicitation for business. This post should not be misconstrued as medical or legal advice. The photos depicted in this post are not representative of the actual accident scene.