Cole, MO (February 26, 2022) – A crash reported on Thursday morning in Cole left several people injured. At around 7:25 a.m., on February 24, calls for assistance on-site at a crash on Route M.
Preliminary investigations show that a collision between a 2020 Honda Odyssey and a 2001 Dodge Ram pickup truck occurred on Route M just 26-feet west of Landry Lane. The incident left both vehicles totaled, requiring them to be towed from the scene.
A 3-year-old child was transported to Capital Regional Hospital for the treatment of injuries. A second EMS unit transported 30-year-old Alex Shikles to the same hospital with moderate injuries.
A third victim, 44-year-old James Harris, was transported to St Mary’s Hospital for care.
At this time, the incident remains under investigation.
Our thoughts are with Alex Shikles, James Harris, and the child injured in this accident. We hope for their full recovery.
Car Accidents in Missouri
In many instances, victims are left with severe injuries that drastically limit their abilities and require immediate and long-term care. Dealing with painful injuries is only made worse by the financial consequences that impact both victims and their families.
Following collisions, victims often face towering medical expenses, lost wages, and vehicle repair expenses. These and other financial burdens weigh down the mental and emotional health of victims who are simply trying to recover from painful injuries. Thankfully, there are instances where victims are able to recover compensation following their accidents.
If you have been hurt in a motor vehicle accident, due to the negligence of another driver, you may have legal options available to help you move forward. A trusted Cole car accident lawyer can help you determine the best approach toward getting you justice. When victims are harmed as a result of negligent drivers, they are often able to recover compensation for medical expenses, lost wages, vehicle repairs, and more. Our team can help you move forward and fight to ensure you secure the compensation you need and deserve.
Cole Personal Injury Lawyers
Our team of Cole personal injury lawyers at Peterson & Associates, P.C. has decades of combined experience helping injured victims get the justice they deserve following their accidents. Our lawyers are committed to providing each client we represent the most aggressive and competent legal guidance to ensure they are able to get justice. We stop at nothing to ensure our clients are able to maximize their recovery following their accidents. Our lawyers will go to the scene of your accident, gather evidence, and fight aggressively to ensure you are able to recover.
Our law firm is dedicated to helping you maximize your recoveries after being hurt so you are able to move forward in the best position possible. Do not wait to protect your legal rights after being injured in an accident due to the negligence of another driver. Contact our personal injury attorneys in Missouri at 816-888-8888 to meet with our team of knowledgeable attorneys at your earliest convenience to see how we can help you recover from your crash and move forward.
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