Boone, MO (January 2, 2022) – One man was hospitalized following a serious truck accident in Boone County on Friday, December 31. At around 5:40 a.m., authorities were notified that a crash on US Highway 63 required assistance.
Reports from Missouri State Highway Patrol show that a collision between a 1994 Ford F-150 and a 2022 Freightliner Cascadia took place on the northbound side of US Highway 63 near the intersection of Route CC.
The driver of the Ford, 20-year-old Cody Garrett, sustained injuries in the accident. He was transported to University Hospital for care.
At this time, the incident remains under investigation.
Our thoughts are with Cody Garrett at this time. We hope for his full recovery.
Auto Accidents in Missouri
Every day, motor vehicle accidents impact the lives of innocent people across our state. No one is able to completely prepare for the aftermath of a traffic-related incident. You cannot predict the overall impact painful injuries, financial burdens, and other negative consequences are going to have on your life. Regrettably, most people involved in accidents will have their mental and physical health and wellbeing impacted. When people suffer spinal cord injuries, broken bones, and even traumatic brain injuries, they often require long-term care as well. The financial consequences they face will only make the process of moving forward more challenging.
Many people who suffer severe injuries are forced out of work indefinitely. As if dealing with the painful injuries was not enough, victims and their families are often forced to deal with stacking medical expenses, lost wages, and vehicle repairs. Seeking the guidance of a skilled Boone car accident attorney can make a major difference in your ability to get justice following your accident. Our team will fight on your behalf to protect your legal rights and get you the compensation you need.
Boone Personal Injury Lawyers
Our team at Peterson & Associates, P.C., is committed to helping our clients recover after being hurt in motor vehicle crashes through no fault of their own. Our Boone personal injury attorneys strive to help injured victims get the justice and compensation they deserve after being injured in crashes caused by drivers who are drunk, distracted, or engaging in reckless actions.
Our team works to educate each client we work with on their legal rights. We strive to help victims by utilizing proven strategies to ensure they are able to collect the maximum amount of compensation available for medical costs, lost wages, vehicle repairs, and more.
If you have been hurt as a result of a motor vehicle accident, contact our personal injury attorneys in Missouri as soon as possible. We have a proven track record of success that is evident in our history of helping clients collect over $500 million, collectively, for their personal injury claims.
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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