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Ozark, MO – Franklyn Treece Injured in MVA on MO-5 near US-160

Categorized as Auto Accidents, Personal Injury

Ozark, MO (June 22, 2022) – One man was hospitalized with injuries as a result of a motor vehicle accident in the Ozark area. At around 8:10 p.m., on June 18, emergency crews were notified that their assistance was needed on-site at a crash on Missouri State Route 5.

Reports from local authorities show that a 2001 Kawasaki motorcycle and a 1987 Chevrolet S10 collided on Missouri State Route 5 just one-half mile north of US Highway 160. The motorcycle sustained moderate damage and had to be towed from the scene.

EMS rendered aid to the motorcyclist, 43-year-old Franklin Treece, at the scene. He was then transported to Cox South Hospital in Springfield by Air Evac.

At this time, the incident remains under investigation.

Our thoughts are with Franklin Treece at this time. We hope for his full recovery.

Car Accidents in Missouri

Ozark, MO – Franklyn Treece Injured in MVA on MO-5 near US-160Motor vehicle accidents lay tens of thousands of people injured in Missouri every year. Unfortunately, victims often deal with painful injuries that demand emergency medical care. Victims who suffer from spinal cord injuries, traumatic brain injuries, and broken bones often have to go through both emergency treatment and long-term care as well. In many cases, victims have to go through months of therapy and rehabilitation. Some victims even require multiple surgeries for their injuries.

As if dealing with the mental and physical consequences are crashes were not enough, victims often injure towering financial impacts as well. For this reason, it is crucial that she seek legal guidance right away. You may be able to file a personal injury lawsuit against the person who caused your injuries. A personal injury claim can help you obtain financial compensation for:

  • Medical expenses
  • Vehicle repairs
  • Long-term care costs
  • Lost earning capacity
  • Pain and suffering
  • Lost wages
  • And more

Working with a knowledgeable legal team will ensure you have the best chance possible of getting justice. It is important that you reach out to a car accident lawyer in Ozark right away. Our team will build the strongest claim possible on your behalf to get you the compensation you need and deserve.

Our Ozark personal injury lawyers at Peterson & Associates, P.C. have decades of experience helping clients get the justice they deserve following their accidents. Our lawyers understand how challenging it is to move forward after being injured in an accident. For this reason, our team works diligently to ensure each client we represent is able to secure the financial compensation they need to move forward.

If you have been injured as a result of a motor vehicle accident, contact our Missouri personal injury law firm by calling 816-888-8888 at your earliest convenience. Our lawyers can meet with you at your earliest convenience for a free consultation to get started on your case. Contact our law firm today.

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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.