Conway, MO (February 4, 2022) – A motor vehicle accident reported in Laclede County left one man injured. At around 8:30 p.m., on February 1, the Missouri State Highway Patrol responded to the scene of a crash on Interstate 44.
Reports from MSHP show that a 2021 Freightliner and a 2005 Kenworth collided on the eastbound side of Interstate 44 near mile marker 114. The incident left both vehicles totaled, requiring them to be towed from the scene.
The driver of the 2005 Kenworth, 57-year-old Eliazar Bustillos, was injured in the crash. Bustillos was transported by Mercy Ambulance to Mercy Hospital Lebanon for care.
At this time, the incident remains under investigation.
Our thoughts are with Eliazar Bustillos at this time. We hope for her full recovery.
Car Accidents in Missouri
Each year, tens of thousands of people in our state are negatively impacted by motor vehicle accidents. There are many cases where injured victims are harmed in accidents caused by drivers who speed, are impaired, or otherwise engage in negligent actions while operating their vehicles.
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.
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 Conway 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.
Conway Personal Injury Lawyers
The Conway personal injury attorneys at Peterson & Associates, P.C. strive to help victims protect their legal rights after being hurt in crashes caused by reckless, negligent, and careless drivers. Not only should victims recover full and fair compensation after being injured by negligent drivers, but we strive to help each of our clients gain peace of mind in knowing they can move forward and overcome the challenges they face.
Our lawyers put together solid legal claims on behalf of our clients to sure we are in the best position possible to help victims recover the compensation they need to cover various financial burdens they face moving forward from their accident.
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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