Liberty, MO (July 11, 2022) – A motor vehicle accident reported in Clay County left two people injured. Just after two a.m., on July 10, emergency crews were notified that a crash took place on Interstate 35.
Reports provided by authorities show that a 2002 Ford was fleeing from a Claycomo traffic stop on Interstate 35. As a result, the vehicle crashed into a concrete barrier and became airborne. The Ford then crashed into a 2006 Toyota near Missouri State Route 152. Both vehicles were totaled as a result of the accident and had to be towed from the scene.
Two people involved in the accident were injured. 22-year-old Joshua Owens in 25-year-old Jacob Cole were both transported by Liberty EMS to liberty Hospital for further treatment and evaluation of injuries.
At this time, the incident remains under investigation.
Our thoughts are with Joshua Owens and Jacob Cole at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Car Accidents in Missouri
Motor vehicle accidents take place at an alarming rate in the state of Missouri. The majority of accidents that we see are a result of drivers who engage in reckless and negligent actions. Some of the most common causes of crashes in our state include:
- drivers who are speeding
- drivers who failed to yield the right of way
- drivers who engage in reckless driving actions
When drivers fail to maintain control of their vehicles in a safe manner, they place the lives of others sharing the road at risk. Unfortunately, tens of thousands of innocent people are injured every single year in our state as a result of auto collisions. If you have been hurt as a result of a motor vehicle accident, you must reach out to a car accident lawyer in Liberty right away. Depending on the circumstances surrounding your accident, you may be entitled to compensation that you can use to cover the financial burdens you face as a result of your accident.
Our Missouri personal injury lawyers at Peterson & Associates, P.C. have decades of experience fighting to protect the legal rights of victims who have suffered injuries and accidents due to the negligence of others. Our lawyers are fully committed to helping each of our clients get the maximum amount of financial compensation available for their lawsuits. Our team will fight diligently to ensure you are able to get the money you need for medical expenses, lost wages, vehicle repairs, and more.
If you have been involved in a motor vehicle accident, you must act quickly to protect your legal rights. It is crucial that you reach out to our Missouri personal injury law firm at your earliest convenience to schedule a free case evaluation. Our lawyers are available by calling 816-888-8888. We can meet with you at your earliest convenience for a free consultation to discuss your case in the legal options available to help you move forward. Contact our law firm today to get started.
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