Gibson, MO (July 19, 2022) – A motor vehicle accident reported just north of Main Street in the town of Gibson sent three people to area hospitals with injuries. At around 2:05 p.m., on July 18, the Missouri State Highway Patrol was notified that a motor vehicle collision occurred on Missouri State Route 53.
Reports from authorities show that a 2016 Ford focus crashed into the rear of a 2021 Jeep Cherokee on Missouri State Route 53 just north of Main Street in the Gibson area. Officials from Dunklin County responded to the scene to provide assistance. Both vehicles were towed from the scene of the accident due to the damages they suffered.
30 people involved in the accident were injured. Medics provided care to 51-year-old Tabatha Moss and 49-year-old Kristy Schubert. A 15-year-old male also suffered injuries in the accident and was treated by medical personnel. All three victims were then transported to Poplar Bluff Medical Center for further treatment and evaluation.
The crash is under investigation at this time.
Our thoughts are with Tabatha Moss, Kristy Schubert, and the teen injured in this accident.
Car Accidents in Missouri
It is all too common for us to see innocent people victimized by negligent drivers. In fact, tens of thousands of people are hospitalized every year in the state of Missouri as a result of motor vehicle crashes. The vast majority of these accidents are a result of drivers who are negligent in the operation of their vehicles.
When innocent people suffer as a result of negligent drivers, they may be able to pursue a personal injury case against them. These legal claims allow injured victims to get money to help cover the cost of vehicle repairs, alleviate the impact of lost wages, and help offset the cost of medical expenses. A car accident lawyer in Gibson will be able to discuss the options available to help you get justice and move forward after being injured in your motor vehicle accident.
Our Missouri personal injury lawyers at Peterson & Associates, P.C. have advocated tirelessly on behalf of our clients to ensure they are able to protect their legal rights and get justice following accidents. Our team is fully committed to helping you get the money you need and deserve.
At Peterson & Associates, P.C., our team will launch a thorough investigation into your crash and work with experts who are able to provide information to bolster further what took place. Our team is fully committed to helping you get justice and holding the person responsible for your pain and suffering to account.
You can contact our Missouri personal injury law firm at 816-888-8888. We offer free no-obligation consultations to prospective clients to get started.
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