St Joseph, MO (July 16, 2022) – A woman from Agency, Missouri, was transported to an area hospital with injuries following a motor vehicle accident that occurred in Andrew County on Thursday evening. Just before 4:10 p.m., on July 14, the Missouri State Highway Patrol responded to a crash that had blocked Interstate 29.
MSHP Trooper R.A. Allee reports that a 2011 Toyota SUV and a 2022 Dodge were both traveling northbound on Interstate 29 when they became involved in a rear-end collision just one mile north of St. Joseph, Missouri.
The driver of the Dodge fled the scene of the accident without stopping.
The driver of the Toyota, 37-year-old Rebecca Stout, suffered injuries in the accident. She was transported to Mosaic Hospital in St. Joseph, Missouri, for emergency medical care.
Investigations surrounding the accident have been initiated by the Missouri State Highway Patrol.
Our thoughts are with Rebecca Stout at this time as we hope for her full recovery.
Car Accidents in Missouri
Thousands of crashes take place in the state of Missouri every single day. The majority of them result in no injuries. However, there are some instances where people suffer significant injuries that negatively affect their lives. When people are rushed from the scene of their accidents and admitted into area hospitals for emergency surgeries, they can almost expect a very long road to recovery.
Unfortunately, recovering from an injury is more than just a physical battle. Victims often suffer emotionally and financially following their accidents. Being injured in a motor vehicle collision can impact nearly every aspect of your life. For this reason, victims are afforded the legal opportunity to hold the person responsible for their injuries to account. In Missouri, victims are able to file a personal injury lawsuit against the person responsible for their injuries to seek compensation to help alleviate the costs of medical care and more. A skilled and knowledgeable car accident lawyer in St Joseph can make a big difference when it comes to you getting justice.
At Peterson & Associates, P.C., we understand how difficult it can be for victims and their families to move forward. This drives our commitment to provide the most knowledgeable representation possible for our clients to help them get the results they need and deserve. We will build a solid claim on your behalf and gather evidence from various sources. We will fight to help you hold the person responsible for your injuries accountable.
Our lawyers are widely recognized for the top-quality representation that we afford each of our clients. What’s even better is that we offer our services on a contingency fee basis. Victims never have to worry about covering the cost of representation upfront. In fact, if we do not win your case, there is no charge to you. You have nothing to lose and everything to gain when it comes to filing a personal injury lawsuit against the person responsible for your injuries. You should reach out to our Missouri law firm at 816-888-8888 to get started.
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