Steele, MO (July 8, 2022) – The Missouri State Highway Patrol was dispatched to the scene of a motor vehicle accident in Pemiscot County that sent one man to a local hospital with injuries. At around 9 p.m., on July 2, authorities are notified that a motor vehicle accident took place on County Road 470 that required assistance.
Reports provided by MSHP trooper Bishop show that a 2012 Hyundai Elantra and in 1991 Geo tracker collided on County Road 470 just 1 mile south of Steele, Missouri. Both vehicles sustained significant damage and had to be towed from the scene.
The driver of the Geo, 71-year-old Guy Trimble, sustained injuries in the accident. He was transported by ambulance to Pemiscot Memorial Hospital in Hayti, Missouri for emergency medical treatment.
At this time, the incident remains under investigation.
Our thoughts are with Guy Trimble at this time. We hope for his full recovery.
Car Accidents in Missouri
Every year, tens of thousands of people are injured as a result of motor vehicle accidents across the state of Missouri. Quite often, these crashes can be attributed to some form of negligence. We see many people her and accidents as a result of drivers who are speeding, under the influence of drugs or alcohol, or distracted while behind the wheel. When drivers choose to engage in these and other reckless and negligent actions, they placed the lives of everyone else sharing the road at risk.
Unfortunately, people who are involved in accidents are often left with significant injuries that demand emergency medical care. When victims suffer from catastrophic injuries, like internal organ damage and spinal cord injuries, they often have to go through months of therapy and rehabilitation or depend on medical devices and medication indefinitely. Depending on the circumstances surrounding your accident, you may have legal options available to help you move forward. It is important that you reach out to a car accident lawyer in Steele right away to explore the legal options available for you.
Our Steele personal injury lawyers at Peterson & Associates, P.C. are fully committed to providing the most fearless, aggressive, and knowledgeable representation for every client we work with. Our team is available to meet with you to discuss your case and the legal options available for you. We will conduct a thorough investigation into your accident and gather evidence from various sources. Our lawyers will aggressively negotiate compensation on your behalf to ensure you have the money you need for medical expenses, lost wages, and other financial burdens that you face as a result of your accident.
If you have been hurt as a result of a motor vehicle accident, it is important that you act quickly to protect your legal rights. Our Missouri personal injury law firm is available to meet with you at your earliest convenience for a free consultation. We can discuss your accident and the legal options available to help you move forward and get justice. Contact our law firm today by calling 816-888-8888 to get started on your case.
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