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Buffalo, MO – Thomas Curtis & Two Teens Injured in Crash on Engle Rd

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Buffalo, MO (June 10, 2022) – A total of four people were left with significant injuries as a result of a motor vehicle accident in Dallas County. At around 4:30 p.m., on June 7, the Missouri State Highway Patrol was dispatched to the scene of a crash that occurred on Engle Road.

Reports provided by M’s HP indicate that a collision involving a 2008 Mazda 5 occurred on Ingle Road just 2 miles east of Buffalo. The vehicle went off the side of the roadway and crashed through a fence. Three people inside the vehicle were ejected.

EMS rendered aid to 18-year-old Thomas Curtis, a 16-year-old male, and a 13-year-old male at the scene. Curtis was airlifted and transported to Mercy Hospital in Springfield for emergency medical care. The two teens were transported by ambulance to Mercy Hospital in Springfield for the treatment of injuries.

At this time, the crash remains under investigation.

Our thoughts are with Thomas Curtis in the two teens who were injured in this accident. We hope for their full recovery.

Car Accidents in Missouri

Buffalo, MO – Thomas Curtis & Two Teens Injured in Crash on Engle RdMotor vehicle accidents take place in our state every single day. The majority of accidents are caused by drivers who engage in reckless and negligent actions. Some of the most common causes of crashes that we see include:

  • drivers who are impaired by drugs or alcohol while operating their vehicles
  • drivers who are texting are using their cell phones while driving
  • drivers who are distracted by other means
  • drivers who fail to yield to others
  • motorists who run red lights and pass stop signs

When people engage in these and other reckless actions, they place the lives of other drivers sharing the road at risk. Unfortunately, more than 65,000 people in our state are injured every single year as a result of these and other acts of negligence. If you have been injured 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 Buffalo as soon as possible.

At Peterson & Associates, P.C., our team takes an aggressive approach toward providing our clients with the most trusted and knowledgeable legal representation possible.

Our Buffalo personal injury lawyers can help you get the justice and compensation you deserve following your accident. Our team will build the strongest personal injury case on your behalf and fight to ensure you get the compensation you need for medical expenses, lost earnings, and various other damages you face moving forward.

Cannot wait to protect your legal rights. Contact our Missouri personal injury law firm at your earliest convenience to get started. Our lawyers are available by calling 816-888-8888.

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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.