Washburn, MO (June 10, 2022) – One woman was transported to a local hospital with serious injuries following a two-vehicle accident in Barry County. At around 12:50 p.m., on June 7, the Missouri State Highway Patrol was dispatched to the scene of a motor vehicle accident on Missouri State Route 90.
According to reports, the driver of a 2000 Ford Explorer failed to yield after stopping at the intersection of Missouri state Route 90 and Missouri State Route 37 in the Washburn area. As the vehicle pulled through the intersection, it collided with a 2015 Toyota RAV4.
A passenger in the Toyota, 69-year-old Martha Ballard, sustained injuries as a result of the accident. She was transported by ambulance to Mercy Hospital in Rogers, Arkansas, for the treatment of serious injuries.
At this time, the crash remains under investigation.
Our thoughts are with Martha Ballard at this time. We hope for her full recovery.
Car Accidents in Missouri
Intersections are one of the most common locations for motor vehicle accidents to take place. Unfortunately, we see thousands of people left with significant injuries due to drivers who fail to yield the right-of-way while passing through intersections.
People who are involved in accidents that intersections often suffer from significant injuries that require emergency medical care. Some of the most common injuries that victims of motor vehicle accidents are left with include:
- traumatic brain injuries
- spinal cord injuries
- broken bones
- neck and soft tissue injuries
- cuts, scrapes, and abrasions
When innocent people suffer injuries as a result of motor vehicle accidents, they may be able to pursue a personal injury claim against the person who caused them harm. It is important that victims reach out to a car accident lawyer in Washburn right away. Injured parties may be able to secure the compensation that they can use to cover medical expenses, vehicle repair costs, and other financial burdens they face moving forward.
Our team at Peterson & Associates, P.C. has decades of experience fighting to protect the legal rights of victims who have been injured in accidents due to the negligence of others. Our Washburn personal injury lawyers will help you secure the compensation you need for your lawsuit. We will take all of the legal work off of your hands so you can focus on recovering from your injuries. Our lawyers are deeply committed to protecting the legal rights of our clients so they are better positioned to move forward and reach their goals in recovery.
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 to schedule a free case evaluation. Our lawyers are available by calling 816-888-8888. We can meet with you at your earliest convenience for a free consultation to discuss your case in the legal options available to help you move forward.
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