Pevely, MO (June 28, 2022) – Authorities were dispatched to the scene of a motor vehicle accident in Jefferson County that left one woman seriously injured. At around 11:25 a.m., on June 27, emergency crews were dispatched to the scene of a motor vehicle accident on Highway Z.
Reports provided by Missouri State Highway Patrol show that a 2017 Freightliner and a 2016 Nissan versa collided on the eastbound side of Highway Z at the intersection of Front Street. The crash left both vehicles with significant damage, requiring them to be towed from the scene.
The driver of the Nissan, 68-year-old Linda Smith, sustained serious injuries as a result of the accident. Smith was transported to Mercy Hospital St. Louis by the Joachim Plattin Ambulance District for emergency medical care.
At this time, the incident remains under investigation.
Our thoughts are with Linda Smith at this time. We hope for her full recovery.
Car Accidents in Missouri
Every month, thousands of people are left seriously injured as a result of motor vehicle accidents in the state of Missouri. Many people are left with severe injuries that negatively impact their lives. Unfortunately, victims often have to go through surgery and spend weeks in recovery. Depending on the type and severity of injuries, victims may have to go through months of therapy and rehabilitation. Unfortunately, we see a significant number of people left with traumatic brain injuries, spinal cord injuries, internal organ damage, and other serious injuries that negatively affect their health and well-being.
If you have suffered a significant injury as a result of a motor vehicle accident, you may have legal options available to help you move forward. Working with a car accident lawyer in Pevely can make a significant difference when it comes to your chances of recovering.
Our lawyers are Peterson & Associates, P.C. can help you secure the maximum amount of financial compensation available to cover the damages you face. We will fight diligently to ensure you are able to secure the maximum amount of compensation for:
- medical expenses related to surgery and hospitalization
- long-term care costs related to therapy, rehabilitation, and other treatment you require extensively
- vehicle repair costs
- lost wages
- lost earning capacity
- pain and suffering
- and more
Our Pevely personal injury lawyers will fight to ensure you are able to get justice following your accident. We will stop at nothing to ensure that you have the strongest case possible.
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. You can contact our team by calling 816-888-8888 to get started on your case.
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