Cooper, MO (June 17, 2022) – One man was hospitalized with moderate injuries following an auto wreck in Cooper. At around 7:25 a.m., on June 14, calls for assistance came in surrounding an auto accident on Missouri State Route 5.
Reports from authorities show that a 2015 Ford F-350 pickup truck pulled into the path of a 2006 Harley Davidson motorcycle on Missouri State Route 5 near Old 5 Drive. As a result, the two vehicles collided. The motorcycle suffered moderate damage and had to be towed from the scene.
Its rider, 68-year-old Glenn Cairer, sustained injuries in the accident. He was transported to University Hospital in Columbia, Missouri for emergency medical care.
The Missouri State Highway Patrol is currently investigating the crash.
Our thoughts are with Glenn Cairer at this time. We hope for his full recovery.
Car Accidents in Missouri
Being involved in a motor vehicle accident can leave you with significant injuries that require emergency medical care. Unfortunately, tens of thousands of people in our state are left with significant injuries every year as a result of vehicle collisions. In many cases, people suffer from traumatic brain injuries, spinal cord injuries, broken bones, and other severe injuries that demand emergency medical attention. Depending on the type and severity of injuries, victims may have to go through months of therapy and rehabilitation.
Although most drivers are careful and considerate while traveling along our roadways, we see many people suffer severe injuries in accidents due to drivers who choose to engage in reckless and negligent actions. There are countless instances where people are harmed and accidents as a result of drivers who are speeding, impaired, or distracted by their cell phones and other objects while operating their vehicles.
When people choose to engage in these and other acts of negligence, they placed the lives of innocent people at risk. Unfortunately, victims and their families are often forced to endure the overwhelming consequences of crashes.
If you have been injured 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 car accident lawyer in Missouri right away.
Our knowledgeable legal team at Peterson & Associates, P.C., can help you pursue a personal injury case against the person who caused you harm. Our Missouri personal injury lawyers will build the strongest personal injury case on your behalf to ensure you are able to prove that the defendant is at fault and should pay you the compensation you demand for your damages. 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 right away at 816-888-8888 to get started on your case.
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