Jefferson, MO (July 31, 2022) – Three people were transported to area hospitals with injuries as a result of a motor vehicle accident in Jefferson County. At around 10:25 p.m., on July 28, the Missouri State Highway Patrol was notified that their assistance was needed at the scene of a traffic wreck on Route E.
Reports from MSHP show that a 1998 GMC Suburban was traveling southbound on Route E. As the vehicle passed through the intersection of Upper Blackwell Road, it collided with a 2012 Chevrolet Cruze that was turning at the intersection.
Both vehicles were towed by Shank’s Towing due to being totaled by the crash.
Three people suffered injuries in the accident. EMS rendered aid to 48-year-old Richard Singer, 68-year-old Homer Rawson, and 43-year-old Melissa Newburger. The three victims were then transported by Joachim Platton Ambulance to Mercy Hospital South for care.
MSHP is conducting a crash investigation at this time.
Our thoughts are with Melissa Newburger, Richard Singer, and Homer Rawson at this time.
Car Accidents in Missouri
Being involved in a motor vehicle accident can completely change your life. We see tens of thousands of people suffer injuries as a result of crashes in our state each year. There are many instances where people are hospitalized and have to go through extensive treatment.
Trying to overcome physical pain and suffering. The financial and emotional impacts can be challenging as well. Unfortunately, we see many people harmed in our state each year as a result of careless and negligent drivers. When innocent people are harmed as a result of people who are speeding, under the influence, or distracted while operating their vehicles, they may have legal options available to help them move forward. A car accident lawyer in Jefferson’s will be able to help you pursue legal action against the person who is responsible for your pain and suffering.
Our lawyers that Peterson & Associates, P.C. have decades of experience when it comes to pursuing personal injury claims on behalf of clients. Our Jefferson personal injury lawyers can help you get the money that you need and deserve following your crash.
Our team will investigate your accident, gather evidence from various sources, work with experts, and seek full compensation on your behalf. We are committed to helping you obtain the outcome and verdict you expect for your lawsuit.
Schedule a free consultation at our Missouri personal injury law firm today by calling 816-888-8888. Our lawyers are available to take your call so we can get started on your case.
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