Conway, MO (July 20, 2022) – One man was hospitalized as a result of a truck crash that occurred in Laclede County. At around 8:15 p.m., on July 18, the Missouri State Highway Patrol was notified that a crash occurred near Interstate 44 that required assistance.
Reports from authorities show that a 2000 Volvo truck crashed into the rear of a 2002 Ford F-150 pickup truck on the Interstate 44 overpass near West Jefferson Avenue. The Ford was extensively damaged as a result of the crash.
The driver of the Ford, 77-year-old Joseph Plate, was injured in the crash. He was transported by Mercy Ambulance to Mercy Hospital in Lebanon for further care.
The crash remains under investigation by authorities in Laclede County at this time.
Our thoughts are with Joseph Plate as we hope for his full recovery.
Car Accidents in Missouri
Every day, we see crashes take place that leave people with significant injuries. We often see crashes caused by bad weather, hazardous road conditions, fatigued motorists, and various acts of negligence. We have also seen a major increase in the number of people involved in accidents due to drivers who are texting while behind the wheel.
A motor vehicle accident can be very impactful on your life. Unfortunately, the impact is not usually good. Many people who are involved in motor vehicle accidents are left with physical pain and suffering and forced to deal with long-term consequences as well.
If you were injured as a result of a vehicle accident, after dealing with towering medical expenses or finding yourself unable to return to work, you could benefit greatly by reaching out to a car accident lawyer in Conway who is willing to fight to get to justice.
Our team at Peterson & Associates, P.C. can help you seek compensation from the person who caused your injuries and damages. We will help you pursue a personal injury case and handle all of the litigation needs. Our team will help you get the money necessary to cover medical expenses, lost wages, and a variety of other losses resulting from your crash.
It is not just our investigative skills and litigation strategies that set our team apart from other lawyers in the area. Our team has a truly unique combination of experience, resources, and knowledge that truly benefits each client we work with.
Our lawyers are fully committed to helping our clients pursue legal action and prevail following their accidents. With decades of experience, you can depend on our team to provide you with legal representation that truly reflects the genuine care that we have for the outcome of your case.
You can reach out to our Missouri personal injury law firm today by calling 816-888-8888. Our lawyers are available to meet with you at your earliest convenience to discuss your case and help you get started.
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