Jefferson, MO (July 27, 2022) – A two-vehicle collision took place in Jefferson County on Tuesday afternoon that left one woman injured. At approximately 1:15 p.m., on July 26, the Missouri State Highway Patrol was dispatched to a collision that occurred on Route H.
MSHP trooper C Kurtzman reports that a 2003 GMC Envoy was stopped on the eastbound side of Route H at the intersection of Breckenridge Road. As the vehicle was yielding to make a left turn onto Breckenridge Road, it was struck by a 2009 Chrysler Sebring.
A passenger in one of the vehicles suffered injuries due to the crash. The victim, 83-year-old Wilma Minx, was transported to Mercy Hospital South for further treatment of injuries.
We hope Wilma Minx makes a full recovery from her injuries.
Car Accidents in Missouri
In Missouri, motorists and passengers who are harmed in accidents as a result of driver negligence are able to seek compensation from them. Victims are able to recover compensation to cover some of the damages and losses that they face as a result of their crashes. It is important to be able to prove fault in the accident.
A Jefferson car accident lawyer will be able to analyze your crash and identify the aspects that prove negligence. Working with a knowledgeable legal team will help to ensure you can show that the defendant owed you a duty of care and breached it. They will further prove that the breach of the duty resulted in your accident taking place and, as a result of the accident, you suffered damages.
Although you may believe that you can undergo the personal injury claim process on your own, doing so can jeopardize your chances of seeking full compensation for your losses. A knowledgeable legal team will be able to guide you and help you get the maximum amount of money available for your lawsuit.
Our lawyers at Peterson & Associates, P.C. have more than 30 years of experience fighting to help people who have been hurt in accidents across Missouri get justice. Our lawyers will help you get the money that you need and deserve following your crash. Our team will prove damages for you and help you get the money necessary to cover them. We will build the strongest case possible on your behalf and help you move forward and reach your goals.
Contact our Missouri personal injury lawyers by calling 816-888-8888. Our team can meet with you at your earliest convenience for a free consultation.
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