Malden, MO (June 21, 2022) – A motor vehicle accident reported in Dunklin County left one teen injured. At around 2:25 p.m., on June 18, emergency crews were notified that their assistance was needed on-site at a crash on County Road 111.
Reports from the Missouri State Highway Patrol show that a collision between a 2008 Honda Rancher and a 2002 GMC Yukon collided on County Road 111 just three miles west of Malden. Both vehicles had to be towed from the scene as a result of the damage.
The driver of the Honda, a 15-year-old male from Malden, Missouri, sustained injuries in the crash. He was transported by ambulance to Poplar Bluff Regional Medical Center for care.
At this time, the incident remains under investigation.
Our thoughts are with the victim who was injured in this accident. We hope for their full recovery.
Car Accidents in Missouri
Each week, more than 1000 victims are hurt as a result of traffic-related incidents in the state of Missouri. In many instances, victims who are harmed in accidents suffer severe injuries that demand medical attention. We see countless people rush to area hospitals right from the scene of their accidents. Suffering traumatic brain injuries, spinal cord injuries, and even internal organ damage can require both immediate and long-term care.
Unfortunately, many people involved in accidents face overwhelming financial consequences as well. For this reason, it is important that injured victims reach out to a car accident lawyer in Malden right away. Injured victims may be entitled to compensation that they can use to cover the damages they face moving forward. Some of the damages you may be able to recover compensation for include:
- long-term care costs
- vehicle repair expenses
- lost earning capacity
- medical expenses
- lost wages
Reaching out to a knowledgeable legal team right away can ensure you are in the best position possible to get justice following your accident.
Our Missouri personal injury lawyers at Peterson & Associates, P.C. have extensive experience helping victims get justice after being injured in accidents. We know how to navigate the courtroom and help our clients get justice. We are well aware of all the games that insurance companies attempt to play when it comes to avoiding giving injured parties the money they truly deserve. Our lawyers will never let you be taken advantage of by his self-serving insurance company. Instead, we will handle all of the communication between insurance companies and negotiate compensation on your behalf.
Over the years, our team has helped thousands of injured victims secure six and seven-digit verdicts and settlements for their lawsuits. Our legal team is dedicated to providing the strongest legal representation imaginable for each client we work with. If you have been hurt as a result of a motor vehicle accident, contact our Missouri personal injury law firm today. Call now at 816-888-8888 to schedule a free case evaluation.
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