Branson, MO (June 21, 2022) – A motor vehicle accident reported in Stone County left several people injured. At around 2:10 p.m., on June 18, emergency crews were dispatched to the scene of a crash on Missouri State Route 376.
Reports from authorities show that a crash between a 2014 BMW 320i and a 2007 Toyota Tacoma collided on Missouri State Route 376. The incident left the two vehicles totaled, causing delays in the area as emergency crews worked to remove the vehicles and debris from the roadway.
Medical personnel rendered aid to 33-year-old Jacob Wynn, 57-year-old Stephanie Wood, and 62-year-old Robert Blivin at the scene. Wynn and Blivin were then airlifted to Mercy Hospital in Springfield for emergency medical care. Wood was transported to the same hospital by ambulance.
At this time, the incident remains under investigation.
Our thoughts are with Jacob Wynn, Robert Blivin, and Stephanie Wood at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Car Accidents in Missouri
Every day, motor vehicle accidents take place in the state of Missouri that result in injuries. Unfortunately, many people suffer from significant injuries that demand emergency medical care. We see countless people hospitalized with brain injuries, spinal cord injuries, and even broken bones.
The unfortunate truth is that the majority of crashes that we see in our state are completely preventable. More than 80% of crashes are a result of driver error. Some of the most common causes of crashes in Missouri include:
- Drivers who fail to yield the right-of-way
- Drivers who switch lanes without looking
- Drivers who are impaired by drugs or alcohol
- Drivers who are distracted by food, cell phones, and objects
- Drivers who are speeding
If you are hurt in an accident as a result of another person’s negligence, he may have legal options available to help you move forward. Injured parties can file personal injury cases against negligent drivers to secure financial compensation to cover the costs they face. Working with a knowledgeable car accident lawyer in Missouri can help to ensure you have the best chances of getting justice.
The award-winning Missouri personal injury lawyers at Peterson & Associates, P.C. have decades of experience helping people across the state get justice after being injured in motor vehicle accidents. Our lawyers are fully committed to helping injured parties secure the maximum amount of financial compensation to cover the costs of lost wages, medical expenses, and other damages they face. Our lawyers can help you get the money you deserve while holding the person who caused your injuries to account. We will stop at nothing to ensure you are able to get justice.
Contact our Missouri personal injury law firm by calling 816-888-8888 at your earliest convenience. Our team can schedule a free case evaluation to discuss your accident and all of the legal options available to help you move forward.
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