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Johnson, MO – Eric Thomason Loses Life in Crash on Route W near NE 450th Rd

Categorized as Auto Accidents, Personal Injury

Johnson, MO (June 21, 2022) – A crash reported in the Johnson area claimed one man’s life. At around 4:37 p.m., on June 18, the Missouri State Highway Patrol was dispatched to the scene of a crash on Route W.

Reports from MSHP Trooper J Hood show that a collision between a 2005 Harley Davidson and a 1993 Chevrolet truck occurred on Route W in the area near Northeast 450th Road. The incident left both vehicles with extensive damage, requiring them to be towed from the scene.

One person involved in the crash suffered severe injuries. The victim, 23-year-old Eric Thomason, was transported by life flight to Centerpoint. Authorities confirmed that the victim passed away after arriving.

At this time, the incident remains under investigation.

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

Car Accidents in Missouri

Johnson, MO – Eric Thomason Loses Life in Crash on Route W near NE 450th RdOver 65,000 people are hurt in automobile accidents in our state every year. The majority of these accidents are caused by negligence. People often have a difficult time predicting how their lives will be affected by auto accidents. In many instances, people suffer painful physical injuries that drastically limit their ability to perform various tasks. People who are harmed in accidents are often left with injuries like:

  • Back injuries
  • Neck and soft tissue injuries
  • Traumatic brain injuries
  • Broken bones and compound fractures
  • Spinal cord injuries

Regrettably, these injuries are often accompanied by mental and emotional pain and suffering, as well as significant financial consequences.  When people are injured in auto accidents, they often have legal options available to help them recover. Seeking the assistance of a Johnson car accident lawyer as soon as possible will ensure you have the best chances of getting justice.

The Johnson personal injury lawyers at Peterson & Associates, P.C. have decades of combined experience fighting to protect the legal rights of people who have been injured in accidents due to the negligence of others. Our lawyers are deeply committed to helping each of our clients secure the maximum amount of compensation available to cover medical expenses, vehicle repair costs, and other damages they face moving forward. Our lawyers will fight aggressively to ensure you are able to secure the maximum amount of compensation for your lawsuit and hold the person who caused your injuries to account.

Do not wait to get started on your case. Contact our Missouri personal injury law firm today by calling 816-888-8888 to schedule a free case evaluation. Our lawyers will be able to meet with you at your earliest convenience to discuss your accident and help educate you with regard to your legal rights moving forward.

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.