Carl Junction, MO (July 12, 2022) – Authorities were dispatched to the scene of a motor vehicle accident in Jasper County that left one man injured. At around 925 a.m., on July 11, the Missouri State Highway Patrol was notified that a motor vehicle accident took place on Missouri State Route 171.
Reports provided by authorities so that a 2020 Jeep Cherokee and a 2017 Honda Accord collided on Missouri State Route 171 at the intersection of Route YY. The incident caused moderate delays in the area just one mile north of Carl Junction.
One person involved in the accident was injured. The victim, 61-year-old Allen Fischgrabe, was transported by EMS to Freeman West Hospital in Joplin for emergency medical care.
At this time, the incident remains under investigation.
Our thoughts are with Allen Fischgrabe at this time. We hope for his full recovery.
Car Accidents in Missouri
Motor vehicle accidents take place every day in the state of Missouri and in injuries. Some of the most common injuries reported by victims who are involved in serious accidents include:
- internal organ damage
- spinal cord injuries
- traumatic brain injuries
- severe compound fractures
Dealing with these and other painful injuries can be mentally, physically, and financially exhausting. Unfortunately, we see many people harmed in accidents due to drivers who engage in reckless and negligent actions. Some of the most common causes of crashes include:
- drivers who are under the influence of drugs or alcohol
- drivers who are speeding
- drivers who fail to yield to others
- drivers who switch lanes in a reckless manner
When innocent people are harmed in accidents due to these and other acts of negligence, they often have legal options available to help them move forward. It is important that victims reach out to a car accident lawyer in Carl Junction right away. In some cases, victims may be entitled to financial compensation that they can use to cover their medical expenses and other financial burdens they face resulting from their accidents.
Our Missouri personal injury lawyers at Peterson & Associates, P.C. have decades of experience fighting to protect the legal rights of victims who have been injured in accidents due to negligent drivers. Our lawyers will help you secure the maximum amount of financial compensation available for your lawsuit. We will build the strongest case possible on your behalf and fight diligently to help you get the money you need for medical expenses, lost wages, and more. We will remain by your side throughout the entire legal process to ensure you are able to get justice.
If you have been injured as a result of a motor vehicle accident, you must reach out to our Missouri personal injury law firm right away. Our lawyers are able to meet with you at your earliest convenience to discuss your case in the legal options available to help you move forward. Contact our law firm today by calling 816-888-8888.
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