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Richmond Township, MO – Three Injured in Auto Accident on MO-210 near South Point Dr

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Richmond Township, MO (June 8, 2022) – A motor vehicle accident reported on Sunday evening in Ray County left three people injured. Around 4:50 p.m., the Missouri State Highway Patrol was dispatched to the scene of a motor vehicle accident on Missouri State Route 210.

Reports provided by authorities show that a collision between a 2014 Nissan Altima and a 2020 Kia Optima took place on Missouri State Route 210 in the area near South Point Drive. Both vehicles were totaled as a result of the accident.

A total of three people involved in the accident suffered injuries. EMS rendered aid to 19-year-old David Jackson, 20-year-old Nicholas Weisz, and 32-year-old Shawn Scates at the scene. Weisz was then transported to Truman Medical Center for emergency medical care.

At this time, the incident remains under investigation.

Our thoughts are with David Jackson, Shawn Scates, and Nicholas Weisz at this time. We hope for their full recovery.

Car Accidents in Missouri

Richmond Township, MO – Three Injured in Auto Accident on MO-210 near South Point DrMotor vehicle accidents leave thousands of people in our state injured every month. Quite often, these crashes are caused by drivers who engage in reckless and negligent actions. We often see people suffer severe injuries and crashes caused by drivers who are distracted, impaired, or reckless. When people engage in senseless acts while operating their vehicles, they place the lives of others sharing the road at risk.

Unfortunately, people who are involved in accidents suffer from an array of injuries that demand emergency medical care. Some of the most common injuries reported in auto accidents include:

  • Spinal cord injuries
  • Severe compound fractures
  • Loss of limbs
  • Internal organ damage
  • Neck and soft tissue injuries

Victims who suffer from serious injuries often have to go through extensive medical care. Spending weeks in recovery while being unable to work can be incredibly challenging to deal with. In some cases, victims may have legal options available to help them move forward. Working with a car accident lawyer in Richmond Township can help to ensure you are able to get justice.

Our Richmond Township personal injury lawyers at Peterson & Associates, P.C. have extensive experience helping injured parties protect their legal rights. Our team will conduct a thorough investigation surrounding your accident to help you secure the financial compensation you need moving forward. We will gather evidence from various sources to ensure you have the strongest case possible.

Our team will fight diligently to ensure you are able to hold the person who caused your injuries to account. Over the years, we have helped countless people secure the maximum amount of compensation available for their lawsuits. We are committed to helping you get the money you need to cover the cost you face moving forward.

Contact our Missouri personal injury law firm at your earliest convenience to schedule a free consultation to get started on your case. Our lawyers are available by calling 816-888-8888.

Note: Our team of writers utilized secondary sources in the creation of this accident post. For that reason, the specifics regarding this accident have not been independently fact-checked and verified by our writing staff. If you locate any information that is not accurate, please notify us immediately so that we can update the post to reflect the most accurate information available. If you would like the post to be removed from our site, please let us know and we will do our best to remove it completely.

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.