Billings, MO (June 11, 2022) – A motor vehicle accident took place in Stone County that left two people injured. At around 4:55 p.m., on June 9, the Missouri State Highway Patrol was notified that an automobile accident took place on Missouri State Route 413.
According to reports, a collision between a 2005 Jeep Liberty in a 2016 Jeep Compass occurred on Missouri State Route 413 after the liberty turned in front of the Jeep. The impact of the crash caused the Jeep Compass to strike a 2021 Ford F2 50 pickup truck.
Two people involved in the accident were injured. EMS transported 19-year-old Alyssa Henson to Cox South Hospital in Springfield for medical care. The second victim, 75-year-old Judy Lawmaster, was transported by ambulance to Mercy Hospital in Springfield for medical treatment.
At this time, the incident remains under investigation.
Our thoughts are with Alyssa Henson and Judy Lawmaster at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Car Accidents in Missouri
Motor vehicle accidents can happen in an instant and change your life indefinitely. Unfortunately, there are thousands of people who are injured as a result of motor vehicle accidents every month in our state. These crashes are often caused by drivers who engage in reckless and negligent actions. Some of the most common causes of accidents we see in our state include:
- drivers who are impaired by drugs
- motorists who are under the influence of alcohol
- drivers who pass stop signs at intersections and run red lights
- drivers who speed or travel too fast for road conditions
If you suffer an injury as a result of a motor vehicle accident, you may have legal options available to help you move forward. Our car accident lawyers in Billings can help you secure financial compensation to cover the costs you face moving forward. Our lawyers will work hard to ensure you are able to secure full and timely compensation for:
- medical expenses
- long-term care costs
- lost earning capacity
- lost wages throughout your recovery
- vehicle repairs
- and more
Our team at Peterson & Associates, P.C. has decades of experience fighting to protect the legal rights of victims who have been injured in accidents. While working with our Billings personal injury lawyers, you can rest assured knowing your legal rights and best interests are protected. Our lawyers will stop at nothing to ensure you are able to obtain the outcome you expect for your lawsuit.
If you have been injured as a result of a motor vehicle accident, you must reach out to our Missouri personal injury law firm at 816-888-8888. Our lawyers can meet with you for a free consultation to discuss your case and the legal options available to help you move forward. Contact our law firm today to get started on your case.
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