Springfield, MO (June 7, 2022) – A vehicle collision reported in Greene County left one woman injured. At around 9:40 p.m., on June 4, the Missouri State Highway Patrol was notified that a motor vehicle accident took place on Campbell Avenue that required assistance.
According to reports, a 2014 Jeep patriot and a 2018 Dodge Ram 1500 pickup truck collided on Campbell Avenue just north of US Highway 60 in the Springfield area. Both vehicles sustained significant damage as a result of the accident.
A passenger inside the Jeep, 26-year-old Ashley Martin, sustained injuries in the accident. Martin was transported to Cox South in Springfield by EMS for emergency medical care.
At this time, the incident remains under investigation.
Our thoughts are with Ashley Martin at this time. We hope for her full recovery.
Car Accidents in Missouri
Being involved in a motor vehicle accident can completely change your life. This is especially true if you suffer from some type of injury. Unfortunately, more than 60,000 people in our state are left with injuries following auto accidents each year. In many cases, people suffer from severe injuries that demand emergency medical care. Some of the most common injuries that victims are left with include:
Spinal cord injuries: these serious injuries can result in some type of paralysis for victims. Many people lose the ability to use their legs. Countless others lose their ability to use their legs and their arms. Depending on the location and type of injury, victims may be paralyzed for an extended period of time or indefinitely.
Traumatic brain injuries: these painful injuries can cause severe mood instabilities. People who suffer from traumatic brain injuries often experience pain, memory loss, and an array of other negative impacts.
Broken bones: it is extremely common for victims of accidents to suffer some type of broken bone. We see countless people left with compound fractures that require surgery and months of casting.
If you have suffered a serious injury as a result of an accident, chances are that you will have to go through extensive medical care. In some cases, you may have legal options available to help you secure the compensation you need for medical treatment, lost wages, and more. Seeking the guidance of a car accident lawyer in Springfield right away can make a big difference when it comes to your chances of getting justice.
Our Springfield personal injury lawyers at Peterson & Associates, P.C. have decades of experience fighting to protect the legal rights of our clients. Over the years, we have helped thousands of victims secure six and seven-digit settlements and verdicts for their claims. We will stop at nothing to ensure you are able to get the maximum amount of compensation available for yours. Contact our Missouri personal injury law firm right away to get started on your case. Our lawyers are available by calling 816-888-8888.
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