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Houston, MO – Teen Injured in Car Crash on Highway B

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Houston, TX (June 29, 2022) – A motor vehicle accident reported just 2 miles east of Houston, Missouri left one teen injured. At around 5:15 p.m., on June 27, the Missouri State Highway Patrol was dispatched to the scene of a motor vehicle accident on Highway B.

Reports provided by authorities show that a 16-year-old female was driving a 1994 Jeep Cherokee on Highway B. As she stopped her vehicle for a vehicle that was turning left in front of her, her vehicle was rear-ended by a 2007 Ford edge.

Both vehicles sustained significant damage as a result of the accident and had to be towed from the scene.

The team suffered injuries as a result of the accident. She was transported to Texas County Memorial Hospital in Houston, Missouri for emergency medical care.

At this time, the incident remains under investigation.

Our thoughts are with the victim who was injured in this accident. We hope for her full recovery.

Car Accidents in Missouri

Houston, MO – Teen Injured in Car Crash on Highway BMotor vehicle accidents in Missouri send tens of thousands of people to area hospitals with injuries every year. There are many cases where people suffer significant injuries due to drivers who engage in reckless and negligent actions. Some of the leading causes of motor vehicle collisions in our state include:

  • drivers who are impaired by drugs or alcohol
  • drivers who are distracted by their cell phones and other objects
  • drivers who run red lights and pass stop signs
  • drivers who failed to yield the right of way to others

If you have been injured as a result of another person’s negligence, you may have legal options available to help you move forward. Reaching out to a car accident lawyer in Houston can make a significant difference when it comes to your chances of recovery.

Our Houston personal injury lawyers at Peterson & Associates, P.C. can help you secure the maximum amount of financial compensation available for your lawsuit. Our lawyers will build the strongest case possible on your behalf and fight to get to justice. Some of the services our lawyers will provide for you include:

  • conducting a thorough investigation into your accident
  • gathering evidence from the scene of the crash in various sources
  • working with experts who can prove the critical details surrounding your accident
  • work with financial experts who are able to determine the value of the claim
  • aggressively negotiate compensation on your behalf represent you inside the courtroom whenever necessary

Our lawyers are deeply committed to helping each of our clients reach their goals in recovery. We will stop at nothing to ensure you are able to secure the maximum amount of compensation available for your lawsuit. We will fight to hold the person who caused your injuries to account. 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 to get started on your case. Our lawyers are available by calling 816-888-8888.

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.