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Parkville, MO – Yolanda Franklin Injured in Two-Vehicle Crash on I-435 near MM 20.6

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Parkville, MO (June 28, 2022) – One woman was hospitalized with serious injuries following a motor vehicle accident in Platte County. Just after seven a.m., on June 24, the Missouri State Highway Patrol was dispatched to the scene of a motor vehicle accident on Interstate 435.

Reports provided by authorities show that a 2014 Kia Forte was traveling on the northbound side of Interstate 435 when it became involved in a collision with a 2017 Ford escapes near mile marker 20.6. The impact of the crash sent the Kia off the right side of the roadway where it struck a concrete barrier. The Kia was totaled as a result of the accident and had to be towed from the scene.

The driver of the Kia, 48-year-old Yolanda Franklin, suffered serious injuries in the accident. Franklin was transported by ambulance to Truman Medical Center in Kansas City, Missouri for emergency medical care.

At this time, the incident remains under investigation.

Our thoughts are with Yolanda Franklin at this time. We hope for her full recovery.

Car Accidents in Missouri

Parkville, MO – Yolanda Franklin Injured in Two-Vehicle Crash on I-435 near MM 20.6Auto wrecks in the state of Missouri often have devastating consequences for victims. Many people are left with significant injuries that demand emergency medical care. When victims suffer from spinal cord injuries, traumatic brain injuries, and other severe injuries as a result of their accidents, they are forced to undergo emergency surgery. Many people have to spend days or even weeks in area hospitals to recover. Depending on the type and severity of injuries that victims are left with, they can expect to spend several weeks or even months in therapy and rehabilitation.

Unfortunately, no amount of medical care can guarantee that a person will make a full recovery. As a result, we continue to see callous people are permanently disabled following their accidents. If you have been injured as a result of a motor vehicle accident, you may have legal options available to help you move forward. It is important that you seek legal guidance from a Parkville car accident lawyer as soon as possible. Having a knowledgeable and fearless legal team by your side can make a significant difference when it comes to your chances of getting justice.

Our Parkville 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. Over the years, we have helped countless people secure both six and seven-digit settlements and verdicts for their personal injury cases. We will fight to ensure you are able to collect the maximum amount of compensation available to cover your medical expenses, lost earnings, 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 to get started on your case. By calling 816-888-8888, our lawyers can meet with you at your earliest convenience to discuss your accident and the legal options available for you. Contact a law firm today to get started.

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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.