Warrensburg, MO (July 12, 2022) – A motor vehicle accident reported in Johnson County left one man injured. At around 937 a.m., on July 11, emergency crews were dispatched to the scene of a crash on Northwest 575th Road.
Reports provided by Missouri State Highway Patrol show that a 2012 Chevrolet Equinox was traveling on Northwest 575th Road when the vehicle crossed over the center of the roadway and struck a 2014 Jeep Cherokee just east of Northwest 81st Road.
Both vehicles sustained extensive damage and had to be removed from the scene.
The driver of the Jeep, 77-year-old Philip Wild, sustained injuries in the accident. He was transported to Western Missouri Medical Center for emergency medical treatment.
At this time, the incident remains under investigation.
Our thoughts are with Philip Wild at this time. We hope for his full recovery.
Car Accidents in Missouri
Automobile accidents take place every day in the state of Missouri that end in injuries. We see many accidents caused by drivers who choose to engage in reckless and negligent actions. Some of the most common causes of vehicle collisions in our state include:
- drivers who are distracted by their cell phones, food, and other objects
- drivers who are speeding or traveling too fast for the weather or road conditions
- drivers who are impaired by alcohol
- drivers who are under the influence of drugs
When innocent people are hurt in motor vehicle accidents due to these and other acts of negligence, they often have legal options available to help them move forward. It is important that victims reach out to a car accident lawyer in Warrensburg as soon as possible. Having a skilled and fearless legal team by your side can make a significant difference when it comes to your chances of getting justice following your accident.
Our Missouri personal injury attorneys at Peterson & Associates, P.C. have decades of experience fighting to protect the legal rights of victims who have been injured in accidents due to negligent drivers. Over the years, we have helped thousands of people secure more than $500 million collectively for their lawsuits. Our lawyers are deeply committed to helping you get the maximum amount of compensation available for you. Our team will handle communication with the insurance company to ensure you are not taken advantage of.
If you have been injured as a result of a motor vehicle accident, you must reach out to our Missouri personal injury law firm as soon as possible. Our lawyers are available to meet with you at your earliest convenience to discuss your case in the legal options available to help you move forward. Contact our Missouri personal injury law firm today by calling 816-888-8888. Our lawyers can meet with you at your earliest convenience to get started.
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