Darien, MO (June 6, 2022) – A traffic incident reported in Dent County left one woman injured. At around 1:50 p.m., on June 5, authorities were notified that an automobile accident took place on Highway K that required assistance.
According to reports, a 2010 Dodge Durango was exiting a driveway in the area of Highway K just 1 mile south of Highway E. For unknown reasons, the vehicle collided with a 1997 Ford F1 50 pickup truck. Both vehicles were totaled as a result of the accident and had to be towed from the scene.
One person involved in the crash sustained moderate injuries. The victim, 34-year-old Wadonda Todd, was transported by ambulance to Salem Memorial Hospital for emergency medical care.
At this time, the incident remains under investigation.
Our thoughts are with Wadonda Todd at this time. We hope for her full recovery.
Car Accidents in Missouri
Automobile accidents in the state of Missouri leave thousands of people injured every month. These crashes are often a result of people who engage in reckless and negligent actions while driving their vehicles. We see a significant number of innocent parties harmed in crashes due to drivers who are speeding, impaired, or distracted while operating their vehicles.
People who are involved in accidents often suffer from severe injuries that demand emergency medical care. Some of the most common injuries that accident victims suffer from include broken bones, spinal cord injuries, and traumatic brain injuries. Suffering from any severe injury can require you to undergo emergency surgery.
In many cases, victims have to spend weeks in therapy and rehabilitation. If you have been injured as a result of another person’s actions, you may have legal options available to help you move forward. Reaching out to a Darien personal injury lawyer will help to ensure you are in the best position possible to get justice for your accident.
Our Darien car accident lawyers at Peterson & Associates, P.C. have extensive experience helping victims protect their legal rights. Our team can help you secure the financial compensation that you can use to cover your costs of medical care, vehicle repairs, and more. Our lawyers will help you build the strongest personal injury claim possible on your behalf.
We will gather evidence from various sources to ensure you are in the best position to get justice. We will take statements from witnesses, obtain a copy of the police report, and gather medical records to prove your damages. Our lawyers will negotiate compensation on your behalf to ensure you have the money you need for medical expenses, lost earning capacity, and other damages you face moving forward. Contact our Missouri personal injury lawyers right away at your earliest convenience to get started on your case. Our lawyers are available by calling 816-888-8888.
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