Jefferson, MO (January 8, 2022) – Two people were transported to area hospitals with injuries following an auto accident in Jefferson County. At around 6:47 p.m., on January 5, emergency crews were requested on-site at a crash on US Highway 67.
Reports from the Missouri State Highway Patrol show that a 2016 Jeep Wrangler and a 2021 Cadillac Escalade were involved in a crash on the southbound side of US Highway 67. The incident caused delays in the area of Route CC as crews worked to remove both vehicles from the roadway.
A 17-year-old male and 25-year-old Hunter Hollingsworth were injured in the crash. The two victims were transported to Mercy Hospital – Jefferson for care.
At this time, the incident remains under investigation.
Our thoughts are with Hunter Hollingsworth and the teen injured in this accident. We hope for their full recovery.
Car Accidents in Missouri
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 in a negative way. The financial consequences they face will only make the process of moving forward more challenging.
If you have been hurt in a motor vehicle accident, due to the negligence of another driver, you may have legal options available to help you move forward. A trusted Jefferson car accident lawyer can help you determine the best approach toward getting you justice. When victims are harmed as a result of negligent drivers, they are often able to recover compensation for medical expenses, lost wages, vehicle repairs, and more. Our team can help you move forward and fight to ensure you secure the compensation you need and deserve.
Jefferson Personal Injury Lawyers
Our team of Jefferson 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 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.
Our law firm is dedicated to helping you maximize your recoveries after being hurt so you are able to move forward in the best position possible. Do not wait to protect your legal rights after being injured in an accident due to the negligence of another driver. Contact our personal injury attorneys in Missouri at 1 (816) 683-3278 to meet with our team of knowledgeable attorneys at your earliest convenience to see how we can help you recover from your crash and move forward.
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