Franklin, MO (June 28, 2022) – Several people were left with significant injuries as a result of a two-vehicle accident in Franklin County. At around 8 a.m., on June 27, the Missouri State Highway Patrol was dispatched to the scene of a crash on US Highway 50.
Reports provided by authorities show that a collision between a 2008 Ford fusion and a 2006 Buick Rendezvous occurred on US Highway 50 in the area near Jeffriesburg Road Road. Both vehicles were totaled as a result of the accident and had to be towed from the scene.
A total of four people involved in the accident were injured. 23-year-old Alysha Gildehaus was transported by union ambulance district to Mercy Hospital in St. Louis for care. The second victim, 25-year-old Gage Woods, was transported by Arch to Mercy Hospital in St. Louis.
Air Evac transported 39-year-old Jessica Stringer to Mercy Hospital in St. Louis for the treatment of serious injuries. The fourth victim, 69-year-old Diane Meyer was transported by Gerald EMS to Mercy Hospital in St. Louis.
At this time, the incident remains under investigation.
Our thoughts are with Gage Woods, Jessica Stringer, Diane Meyer, and Alysha Gildehaus at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Car Accidents in Missouri
Motor vehicle accidents continue to have a devastating impact on the lives of those involved. This is especially true in cases where people are left injured. Unfortunately, tens of thousands of people in our state are hospitalized every year with injuries as a result of collisions. Some of the most common injuries reported in motor vehicle accidents across our state include:
- traumatic brain injuries
- spinal cord injuries
- broken bones and severe compound fractures
- internal organ damage
If you have suffered from a severe injury as a result of a motor vehicle accident, there is a good chance that you will have to spend tens of thousands of dollars on medical care. Covering the costs of medical treatment, vehicle repairs, and other expenses while being unable to work can be incredibly challenging. Fortunately, people who are injured in accidents due to the negligence of others may have legal options available to help them move forward. It is important that accident victims reach out to a car accident lawyer in Franklin as soon as possible.
Our Franklin personal injury lawyers at Peterson & Associates, P.C. have decades of experience fighting to protect the legal rights of victims who have been injured in accidents due to the negligence of others. Our lawyers will fight to help you secure the maximum amount of compensation available for your lawsuit. We will fight to ensure you are able to collect full and timely compensation for medical expenses, vehicle repair costs, and more. 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 by calling 816-888-8888. Our lawyers can meet with you for a free consultation to discuss your accident and the legal options available for you.
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.