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Bidwell, MO – Gary McClure & Robert Markiewicz Injured in Auto Accident on Pelican Drive near Highway 5

Categorized as Auto Accidents, Personal Injury

Bidwell, MO (June 6, 2022) – A traffic collision reported in Laclede County on Friday evening left two people injured. At around 4:20 p.m., on June 3, emergency crews were notified that an automobile accident took place on pelican Drive that required assistance.

According to reports, a 2012 Dodge Caravan was attempting to make a left turn onto Route BB from Pelican Drive. As the vehicle crossed over the lanes of travel, it collided with a 2005 Chevrolet Silverado. The Chevrolet then struck a 2012 Dodge ram pickup truck head-on.

All three vehicles sustained extensive damage and had to be towed from the scene.

The driver of the Dodge pickup, 49-year-old Robert Markiewicz, and the driver of the Dodge Caravan, 60-year-old Gary McClure, were both injured in the accident. Mercy ambulance transported the two victims to Mercy Hospital in Lebanon for emergency medical care.

At this time, the incident remains under investigation.

Our thoughts are with Gary McClure and Robert Markiewicz at this time. We hope for their full recovery.

Car Accidents in Missouri

Bidwell, MO – Gary McClure & Robert Markiewicz Injured in Auto Accident on Pelican Drive near Highway 5Being involved in a motor vehicle accident can be incredibly challenging to deal with. In many cases, victims suffer from severe injuries that require emergency medical care. Unfortunately, no matter how careful a driver is, they run the risk of suffering severe injuries when sharing the roadways with negligent drivers. Some of the most common causes of crashes that we see in our state include:

  • drivers who are speeding
  • drivers who pass through stop signs and red lights at intersections
  • drivers who fail to yield the right of way to other drivers
  • drivers who engage in reckless driving actions

When drivers share the road with other drivers who are reckless, negligent, and malicious, they run the risk of suffering severe injuries that negatively affect their health and well-being. If you have suffered an injury as a result of a motor vehicle accident, you may have legal options available to help you move forward. You must reach out to a car accident lawyer in Bidwell as soon as possible.

Our Bidwell personal injury lawyers at Peterson and Associates have extensive experience helping injured parties get justice. Our team can help you protect your legal rights after being injured in an accident. We will conduct a thorough investigation into your accident to uncover critical details in support of your claim. We will identify all liable parties and take action to ensure they are held accountable. Our lawyers will build the strongest case possible on your behalf to ensure you are able to get justice. Contact our Missouri personal injury law firm right away to schedule a free case evaluation at your earliest convenience with our team. Our lawyers are available by calling 816-888-8888 to get started on your case.

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Disclaimer: As a well-respected member of the Kansas City, Missouri business community, Peterson & Associates, P.C. is always looking to increase the safety of and bring overall safety for all Missouri residents. We hope that by bringing awareness to the dangers associated with driving that people will exercise additional caution when operating a motor vehicle and avoid being injured in a serious crash. This post is not intended to be a solicitation for business. This post should not be misconstrued as medical or legal advice. The photos depicted in this post are not representative of the actual accident scene.