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Columbia, MO – Philip Van Tine Loses Life in Crash on I-70 near MM 118.2

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Columbia, MO (June 26, 2022) – A motor vehicle accident reported in Boone County has claimed one man’s life. At around 8:45 a.m., on June 25, the Missouri State Highway Patrol was dispatched to the scene of a motor vehicle accident on Interstate 70.

Reports provided by MSHP 2009 Ford F150 pickup truck was traveling westbound on Interstate 70 when it became involved in a collision with a 1998 Harley Davidson motorcycle near mile marker 118.2. The impact of the crash because the motorcycle to overturn and eject the driver from the vehicle.

The motorcyclist, 61-year-old Philip Van Tine, sustained fatal injuries in the accident. He was pronounced deceased at the scene.

At this time, the incident remains under investigation.

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

Car Accidents in Missouri

Columbia, MO – Philip Van Tine Loses Life in Crash on I-70 near MM 118.2Suffering injuries as a result of a motor vehicle accident can completely change your life. Every day, we see people left with broken bones, traumatic brain injuries, spinal cord injuries, and other severe injuries after being involved in automobile accidents.

Although most drivers are careful while traveling along our state’s roadways, we continue to see a significant number of people harmed in accidents due to the negligence of other drivers sharing the road. Some common contributing factors to crashes in our state include:

  • drivers who are distracted by their cell phones, people, food, and other objects
  • drivers who are under the influence of alcohol or drugs
  • drivers who are speeding or traveling too fast for the weather

When people suffer injuries as a result of these or other acts of negligence, they may have legal options available to help them move forward. Seeking the guidance of a car accident lawyer in Columbia right away can make a big difference when it comes to your chances of getting justice.

Our Columbia personal injury attorneys at Peterson & Associates, P.C., have extensive experience helping clients protect their legal rights. Our lawyers can help you build the strongest personal injury case possible. We will fight to ensure you are able to secure the maximum amount of compensation available to cover the costs you face as a result of your accident. Our lawyers will stop at nothing to ensure you are able to get the justice and compensation you deserve following your crash.

If you were hurt as a result of a crash, due to another driver’s negligence, it is important that you act quickly to protect your legal rights. Seeking guidance from our Missouri personal injury law firm right away can make a significant difference in your chances of getting justice. You must reach out to our team at 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.