Audrain, MO (June 12, 2022) – Authorities were dispatched to the scene of a truck accident in Audrain that left two men severely injured. At around 7:20 a.m., on June 9, calls for assistance came in surrounding an accident on US Highway 54.
Reports from Missouri State Highway Patrol show that a 2014 Mack 600CHU semi-truck and a 2023 Volvo VNL semi-truck collided on the westbound side of US Highway 54 in the area of Audrain County Road 737. The incident caused delays in the area as MSHP worked to clear the scene.
The drivers of both vehicles were seriously injured. EMS transported 58-year-old Larry Peacock and 61-year-old David Lambert to University Hospital for emergency medical care.
At this time, the incident remains under investigation.
Our thoughts are with Larry Peacock and David Lambert at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Car Accidents in Missouri
Each month, thousands of people are left with injuries as a result of automobile accidents in the state of Missouri. In the majority of cases, these accidents can be attributed to some form of negligence. We see countless people suffer significant injuries due to drivers who are drowsy, speeding, and impaired. Accidents involving semi-trucks are more likely to cause significant injuries due to the size and weight of these vehicles.
When victims are injured and truck accidents, it is important that they are aware of the legal options available to help them move forward. Truck accidents often involve much larger insurance policies. This provides victims with the chances to secure full and timely compensation to cover all of the damages they face moving forward. Working with a truck accident lawyer in Audrain can help to ensure you are able to get the money you need to cover the damages you face from your accident.
Our Audrain personal injury lawyers at Peterson & Associates, P.C. have decades of experience fighting to protect the legal rights of people who have been injured in accidents through no fault of their own. Our lawyers can help you secure full and timely compensation to cover the damages you face from your accident. Our lawyers will fight to ensure you are able to get the money you need for:
- medical expenses
- vehicle repair costs
- lost wages
- lost earning capacity
- and more
Our lawyers will put together a solid legal claim on your behalf to ensure you are able to hold the person who caused your injuries to account. Our lawyers will fight diligently to ensure you are able to get justice in move forward in the best way possible considering the unfortunate circumstances you are forced to endure.
Contact our Missouri personal injury law firm at your earliest convenience to get started on your case. Our lawyers are available by calling 816-888-8888. We can meet with you to discuss your case and get started on helping you protect your legal rights today.
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