Nixa, MO (February 28, 2022) – Just after 6:30 p.m., on February 25, the Missouri State Highway Patrol responded to the scene of a crash on Main Street in Nixa.
Reports from authorities show that a rear-end collision involving a 2015 Ford F-350 and a 2002 Ford Ranger occurred on Main Street just north of Route CC. The incident caused delays in the area. Both vehicles sustained extensive damages as a result of the crash.
One person involved in the incident was injured. EMS transported 53-year-old Donald Hawkins to Cox South Springfield for care.
At this time, the incident remains under investigation.
Our thoughts are with Donald Hawkins at this time. We hope for his full recovery.
Car Accidents in Missouri
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. In many cases, victims sustain broken bones, traumatic brain injuries, spinal cord injuries, and various other life-changing injuries that require extensive medical treatment. The unfortunate truth is that motor vehicle accidents impact more than just the mental and physical health and wellbeing of victims.
Even though many injured victims have to take some time off work to recover from their injuries, numerous victims are left permanently disabled and unable to return to work after. The time following a collision is full of uncertainty. In numerous cases, accident victims are left with serious injuries that demand medical attention both immediately and long-term. Not only are accidents overwhelmingly painful, but they can be financially draining as well. Being forced out of work to deal with these injuries can make it extremely challenging to cover the cost of care.
When victims are injured in accidents, those harmed are able to pursue legal actions to obtain compensation to cover the financial burdens they face moving forward. Working with a knowledgeable and aggressive car accident attorney in the Nixa area after your accident can greatly improve your chances of recovering.
Nixa Personal Injury Lawyers
Our team at Peterson & Associates, P.C. will help you to understand the legal options available to you in the aftermath of a car accident. Our Nixa personal injury attorneys strive to help our clients maximize their recoveries so they can get the medical treatment they need without worry.
Our team puts together solid legal claims on behalf of our clients to ensure we are in the best position possible to negotiate full and fair compensation that helps them cover the financial burdens they face moving forward from their accident.
If you have been injured in a car accident, contact our personal injury attorneys in Missouri as soon as possible. By calling 816-888-8888 you can schedule a free case evaluation at your earliest convenience with our team to explore legal options available to help you recover.
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