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Callaway, MO – Richard Bryant Loses Life in Auto Accident on Chapel UTV Trail at Wildwood Estate Dr

Categorized as Auto Accidents, Wrongful Death

Callaway, MO (June 15, 2022) – One man has lost his life as a result of a collision that occurred in Callaway County. Just after midnight on June 11, the Missouri State Highway Patrol was dispatched to a crash that occurred on Wildwood Estates Drive.

Reports provided by Missouri State Highway Patrol show that a 2020 Kawasaki KRFT00A was traveling up a steep incline at the Chapel UTV Trail located on Wildwood Estates Drive. The vehicle lost traction and overturned back down the hill.

The passenger on the UTV, 55-year-old Richard Bryant, was pronounced deceased at the scene as a result of his injuries.

Two other victims involved in the accident suffered serious injuries. One victim, 55-year-old Donald Lay, was transported by air ambulance to University Hospital for emergency medical assistance. The other victim, 39-year-old Bethany Johnson, was transported by Callaway EMS to University Hospital for care.

At this time, investigations surrounding the accident are underway.

Our thoughts are with Bethany Johnson and Donald Lay at this time. We hope for their full recovery.

We would like to offer our warmest condolences to the family of Richard Bryant. Our thoughts are with them at this time.

Fatal Auto Accidents in Missouri

Callaway, MO – Richard Bryant Loses Life in Auto Accident on Chapel UTV Trail at Wildwood Estate DrEvery year, more than 1000 people suffer fatal injuries as a result of motor vehicle accidents in our state. These crashes can often be attributed to some form of negligence. When drivers are speeding, under the influence of drugs or alcohol, or engaging in other reckless actions, they are likely to cause crashes that have significant consequences on others sharing the road.

If you have lost a loved one as a result of a motor vehicle accident, you may have legal options available to help you move forward. It is important that you reach out to a wrongful death lawyer in Callaway as soon as possible.

Our Callaway personal injury lawyers at Peterson & Associates, P.C. have more than three decades of experience fighting to protect the legal rights of families who have lost loved ones. Our lawyers are deeply committed to taking all of the legal work off of the hands of our clients so they are able to focus on moving forward.

While working with us, you can truly rest assured knowing that your legal rights and best interests are protected. We are committed to providing each of our clients with individualized representation that truly and accurately reflects their needs and rights moving forward.

If your loved one has lost their life as a result of a motor vehicle accident, you must reach out to our Missouri personal injury law firm right away. Our team is able to meet with you at your earliest convenience for a free consultation. We will review the circumstances surrounding your loved one’s accident, identify all liable parties, and take legal action against them to ensure they are held accountable. Contact our law firm today at 816-888-8888 to get started.

Note: Our team of writers utilized secondary sources in the creation of this accident post. For that reason, the specifics regarding this accident have not been independently fact-checked and verified by our writing staff. If you locate any information that is not accurate, please notify us immediately so that we can update the post to reflect the most accurate information available. If you would like the post to be removed from our site, please let us know and we will do our best to remove it completely.

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.