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Clever, MO – 8-Year-Old Injured in Bicycle Crash on Poppy Lane

Categorized as Auto Accidents, Personal Injury

Clever, MO (July 18, 2022) – A bicycle accident reported in Christian County left one child injured. Around 3:50 p.m., on July 16, the Missouri State Highway Patrol was notified that a crash took place on Poppy Lane that required assistance.

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Reports from authorities show that an eight-year-old child was riding a mongoose bicycle on the eastbound side of Poppy Lane. For unknown reasons, a 2003 Ford F150 square of the vehicle to avoid striking the bicycle. As a result, the truck and the bicycle collided.

The child suffered injuries as a result of the accident and had to be treated by medical personnel.

The Missouri State Highway Patrol is investigating the accident.

Our thoughts are with the child injured as a result of this accident

Car Accidents in Missouri

Clever, MO – 8-Year-Old Injured in Bicycle Crash on Poppy LaneBicycles are an increasingly popular method of transportation. This is especially true for young children who are trying to travel or enjoy their day. Not only are bicycles used as a method of transportation, but they are also used for recreational purposes as well. Although riding a bicycle is generally a safe activity for most, there are instances where people are involved in motor vehicle accidents.

Statistics from the United States Centers for Disease Control and Prevention show that bicycle accidents take the lives of more than 1,000 people each year. Over 130,000 people are left injured as a result of these accidents across our country annually. Given the dramatic increase in the number of people utilizing bicycles over the past few years, it is more likely that these accidents will continue to cause harm to more and more people.

If you’ve suffered injuries as a result of a bicycle accident due to a negligent driver, you may have legal options available to help you move forward. A bicycle accident lawyer in Cleaver will be able to help guide you along the legal process. Filing a personal injury case against the negligent driver will enable you to collect money for medical expenses, pain and suffering, and a variety of other damages that you face as a result of your accident.

The decision to file a personal injury claim is not usually taken lightly. Victims may have been involved in serious accidents that completely change their lives. I Peterson & Associates, P.C., our team is devoted to helping our clients. We are fully dedicated to helping you recover the maximum amount of compensation available for your lawsuit so you are able to move forward with your life. We handle personal injury law cases for clients in Missouri to ensure they are able to get justice. We truly understand how important it is for victims to hold wrongdoers accountable for the damages they caused. Our lawyers will work to ensure you are able to get justice following your accident.

You can reach out to our full-service personal injury law firm by calling 816-888-8888. Our lawyers are dedicated to helping you get justice, and we are available to take your call to get started.

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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.