Golden, MO (July 23, 2022) – A collision reported in Berry County claimed one man’s life. At around 12:28 p.m., on July 22, the Missouri State Highway Patrol responded to a crash that had taken place on Missouri State Route 86.
Reports show that a 2011 Ford Explorer was traveling down Missouri State Route 86 when the driver failed to yield to a 2018 Ford motor home. As a result, the two vehicles collided. The Ford Explorer then traveled off the side of the roadway and crashed into a 2015 Ford F350.
Three people were harmed as a result of this crash. Air ambulance flew 80-year-old Beverly Myers to Mercy Hospital in Springfield for emergency medical treatment. A second victim, 64-year-old Jo Bax, was treated for injuries.
The third victim, 75-year-old Bruce Meyers, suffered fatal injuries and was declared dead at the scene.
Missouri State Highway Patrol is investigating the crash at this time.
Our thoughts are with Beverly Meyers and Jo Bax at this time.
We offer our warmest condolences to the family of Bruce Meyers at this time.
Fatal Car Accidents in Missouri
Auto accidents across the country take the lives of more than 40,000 people annually. Many accidents take place right here in Missouri that have fatal consequences for those involved.
Losing a loved one due to a motor vehicle crash can be quite challenging. Families often struggle to move forward. Many families endure significant financial consequences in addition to the mental and emotional impacts they have. Moving forward is often extremely difficult as families are often required to make significant adjustments.
When it comes to combating the financial impacts that a motor vehicle accident has on your family, seeking the assistance of a wrongful death lawyer can be extremely beneficial. Families are often able to collect financial compensation that can be used to cover some of the losses and damages resulting from the loss of a loved one. If you have lost a loved one due to a motor vehicle crash, our wrongful death lawyers in Golden can help your family get justice.
Our Golden car accident lawyers at Peterson & Associates, P.C. are dedicated to helping bereaved families get justice. We are committed to providing representation for our clients that truly delivers results. Our team can help you are family pursue a wrongful death case against the person who is responsible for the loss of your loved one.
Our team will hold them accountable and handle aggressive negotiations with the insurance company. We will help your family get the money necessary for medical expenses, funeral fees, and more. Contact our team at Peterson & Associates, P.C. today by calling 816-888-8888. We can schedule a free consultation at our Missouri personal injury law firm to get started.
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