Poplar Bluff, MO (June 12, 2022) – An automobile accident that took place in Butler County has left one man with serious injuries. At around 1030 a.m., on June 12, the Missouri State Highway Patrol was dispatched to an auto collision that occurred on US Highway 60.
Reports provided by authorities show that the driver of a 1993 Chevrolet Silverado failed to yield the right-of-way to a 2016 Nissan Sentra while traveling on US Highway 60, just 10 miles west of Poplar Bluff. As a result, the two vehicles collided. Both vehicles became totaled as a result of the accident and had to be towed from the scene.
The driver of the Nissan, 41-year-old Jeremy Bibbs, suffered serious injuries as a result of the accident. Bibbs was transported by ambulance to Poplar Bluff regional medical center for emergency treatment.
At this time, the crash remains under investigation.
Our thoughts are with Jeremy Bibbs at this time. We hope for his full recovery.
Car Accidents in Missouri
Every year, motor vehicle accidents in the state of Missouri leave tens of thousands of people with injuries. There are a significant number of accidents that take place due to drivers who engage in reckless and negligent actions. Some of the most common causes of crashes that we see are drivers who are distracted, impaired, or reckless.
When drivers fail to maintain control of their vehicles while traveling along our state’s roadways, they are likely to cause severe accidents that result in injuries. It is all too common to see victims suffer from spinal cord injuries, traumatic brain injuries, and even broken bones following their accidents. Victims who suffer from these and other serious injuries often have to go through emergency medical care. Many people have to go through weeks or even months of therapy and rehabilitation following their accidents.
If you have been injured in an accident as a result of another driver’s actions, you may have legal options available to help you move forward. You can benefit greatly by seeking the legal guidance of a car accident lawyer in Missouri as soon as possible. A knowledgeable legal team will be able to build a solid personal injury case on your behalf to ensure you are able to get justice after being harmed.
Our Missouri 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 due to the negligence of others. Our lawyers can help you build a solid case to ensure you are able to get justice. We will fight to protect your legal rights in holding the person who caused your injuries to account. Our lawyers will take an aggressive approach to represent you to ensure you are able to obtain the outcome you expect for your lawsuit.
If you have been injured as a result of a motor vehicle accident, you must act quickly to protect your legal rights. Contact our Missouri personal injury law firm right away by calling 816-888-8888. Our lawyers can meet with you at your earliest convenience for a free consultation.
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