Carthage, MO (January 2, 2022) – One woman was left injured following a two-vehicle crash in Jasper County on Saturday evening, January 1. At around 4:20 p.m., authorities were notified that their assistance was needed on-site at a crash on County Road 130.
Reports from authorities show that a 2012 Honda Civic and a 2017 Jeep Renegade collided on County Road 130 just two miles north of Carthage. The crash left both vehicles totaled, requiring them to be towed from the scene.
The driver of the Jeep, 25-year-old Kelli Kyte, sustained injuries in the accident. She was transported by ambulance to Mercy Carthage for care.
At this time, the Missouri State Highway Patrol is investigating the crash.
Our thoughts are with Kelli Kyte at this time. We hope for her full recovery.
Car Accidents in Missouri
Thousands of motorists are involved in collisions throughout the state of Missouri each year. Although not all accidents end in catastrophic injuries, a fair share of these accidents do force victims into area hospitals.
People who are injured in accidents often deal with an array of challenges moving forward. Not only 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. 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.
If you have been injured in an accident, it is crucial that you know that you do not have to move forward alone. Reaching out to a car accident lawyer in Carthage can help to ensure you are in the best position possible to recover.
Carthage Personal Injury Lawyers
The Carthage 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.
The financial impacts only make the process of recovering from injuries more challenging. Our team does not feel it is right to force victims to spend their own money on costs they face due to the negligence of another person. For this reason, we spend a significant amount of time on assisting victims to maximize their recoveries and we have a track record to prove it.
Our lawyers are committed to putting 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 1 (816) 683-3278 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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