Jasper, MO (February 5, 2022) – A motor vehicle accident reported in Barton County left one woman injured. At around 4:30 p.m., on February 4, emergency crews were requested on-site at a crash on Missouri State Highway 126.
Reports from authorities show that a 2002 Dodge 1500 was traveling on Missouri State Highway 126 when it became involved in a crash with a 2004 Hyundai Santa Fe just four miles north of Jasper.
The driver of the Hyundai, 43-year-old Kristina Franzen, sustained injuries in the accident. She was transported to Cox Barton County Hospital for emergency medical care.
At this time, the incident remains under investigation.
Our thoughts are with Kristina Franzen at this time. We hope for her full recovery.
Car Accidents in Missouri
Each year, motor vehicle accidents impact the lives of thousands of people across our state. Not only do people involved in collisions have their lives disrupted, but they are often left with significant financial, mental, and physical consequences as well. In many cases, victims sustain injuries that require extensive medical treatment. When victims break their bones or suffer traumatic head or neck injuries, they often need multiple surgeries and have to spend months off their feet or go to therapy.
People who are injured in accidents often deal with an array of challenges moving forward. Not only do are most victims left to deal with pain and suffering, but the financial consequences of accidents can be crippling for both victims and their families. People involved in collisions are often forced to spend tens of thousands of dollars on medical treatment and vehicle repairs while going without wages from work.
When victims are injured in accidents resulting from the negligence of other motorists, it is important that they seek legal guidance as soon as possible. Victims may be entitled to compensation that can help cover the costs of care and other expenses moving forward. A responsive and effective car accident attorney in Jasper can help to explain your legal rights as a victim of an accident.
Jasper Personal Injury Lawyers
OurJasper personal injury attorneys at Peterson & Associates, P.C. take an aggressive approach to helping our clients recover after being injured in accidents. We understand the mental and emotional challenges victims face after being harmed. Our team provides an array of services to victims to ensure they are in the best position possible to get justice.
The financial impacts only make recovering more difficult. Our team is wholly committed to spending significant time and effort on helping victims maximize their recoveries and we have a track record to prove it. With thousands of successful claims, we have helped our clients obtain a total of $500 million in claims. We will stop at nothing to ensure your legal rights are protected after being harmed. Contact our personal injury attorneys in Missouri at 816-888-8888 to see how our team can help you.
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