Poplar Bluff, MO (July 21, 2022) – A motorcycle accident left three people seriously injured on Tuesday evening, July 19. At around 10:20 p.m., the Missouri State Highway Patrol was dispatched to the site of a crash in Butler County.
Preliminary investigations show that a 1997 Honda motorcycle crashed into a pedestrian on Highway M, just two miles west of Poplar Bluff, Missouri.
The impact of the crash caused both people on the motorcycle to be ejected from the vehicle.
The pedestrian, 28-year-old Jesse Roller, suffered serious injuries in the accident. Roller was transported by Air Evac to St. Louis University Hospital for emergency medical treatment.
The two motorcyclists, 46-year-old Randy Smith, and 51-year-old Vickie Lansford, both suffered serious injuries and were transported by ambulance to Poplar Bluff Regional Medical Center for emergency medical care.
The crash is under investigation at this time.
Our thoughts are with Randy Smith, Vickie Lansford, and Jesse Roller at this time.
Auto Accidents in Missouri
Thousands of people are harmed every year in accidents with motorcycles, pedestrians, and other motor vehicles. Here in Missouri, we see countless people hospitalized with severe injuries following their accidents.
Recovering from painful and debilitating injuries can be extremely challenging. Many people require extensive treatment, and countless victims have to go through emergency surgery following their accidents. Unfortunately, there are many cases where innocent parties are hurt as a result of negligent drivers. When people are injured due to the carelessness of other drivers sharing the road, they may be able to pursue a personal injury case to help them get justice.
Seeking guidance from a pedestrian accident lawyer in Poplar Bluff can make a big difference when it comes to your chances of getting justice. Our legal team will be able to guide you through the legal process and fight to get you justice.
Missouri motorcycle accident attorneys at Peterson & Associates, P.C. are well aware of how difficult it can be for accident victims to move forward. It can seem nearly impossible to deal with painful injuries and the financial consequences that come with them. Fortunately, our lawyers are here to help you get justice. Our team will build a solid legal claim on your behalf and fight to get you the money necessary to cover your damages. We will help you hold the person who is responsible for your injuries to account. Our team will help you aggressively negotiate compensation to get you the money needed for medical expenses and a lot of other costs and losses that you face from your accident.
You can count on our Missouri law firm, Peterson & Associates, P.C., to get you the results you need and deserve. You can reach out to our team by calling 816-888-8888. Our lawyers are standing by to take your call so we can get started on your case.
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