Warsaw, MO (February 11, 2022) – A motor vehicle accident reported in Benton County sent one person to a local hospital with injuries. On February 10, emergency crews were called to the scene of an auto accident on US Highway 65.
Reports from authorities show that a 2019 Freightliner and a 2015 Subaru were involved in an accident on US Highway 65 at Balkey Road. The incident left the Subaru with extensive damage, requiring it to be towed from the scene.
The driver of the Subaru, 26-year-old Janelle Williams, sustained injuries in the crash. Williams was transported to Bothwell Hospital for further care.
At this time, the Missouri State Highway Patrol is investigating the incident.
Our thoughts are with Janelle Williams at this time. We hope for her full recovery.
Car Accidents in Missouri
Each year, more than 55,000 people are hurt in crashes throughout the state of Missouri. Here in Wilson Township, we see many victims hospitalized with injuries that impact their health and wellbeing. Broken arms, burn injuries, and evening internal organ damages are incredibly painful injuries. They are also very costly to treat.
When victims are harmed in accidents, due to the negligence of others, they often have legal options available to help them move forward. Victims harmed in crashes are able to recover compensation to help alleviate some of the financial burdens they endure from their accidents. Some of the most common damages victims are able to recover include compensation for:
- Lost wages
- Medical costs (both immediate and long-term)
- Vehicle repairs
- Pain and suffering
Victims who work with seasoned car accident attorneys in Warsaw are in the best position possible to get the justice they deserve.
Warsaw Personal Injury Lawyers
We understand the devastating mental and physical consequences that crash victims face, which motivates us to fight assertively to ensure they are able to recover after being injured in an accident. Our team of Warsaw 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. 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.
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.
If you have been hurt as a result of a motor vehicle 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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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.