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Harviell, MO – One Injured in Two-Vehicle Crash on US-160 near Highway C

Categorized as Auto Accidents, Personal Injury

Harviell, MO (March 20, 2022) – One person was left injured as a result of a two-vehicle accident in Butler County on Thursday, March 17.

According to reports provided by Missouri State Highway Patrol Cpl C W Tucker, a 2006 Dodge Grand Caravan and a 2020 Hyundai Santa Fe were involved in a collision on US Highway 160 in the area of Highway C at around 9:10 a.m.

Both vehicles were left with extensive damage as a result of the crash. The two vehicles had to be towed from the scene by Barkers Towing.

The driver of the Dodge, identified as 51-year-old Jennifer Speakes, sustained injuries in the accident. Speakes was transported by ambulance to Poplar Bluff Regional Medical Center for care.

At this time, the incident remains under investigation.

Our thoughts are with Jennifer Speakes at this time. We hope for her full recovery.

Car Accidents in Missouri

Harviell, MO – One Injured in Two-Vehicle Crash on US-160 near Highway CEach year, tens of thousands of people in our state are negatively impacted by motor vehicle accidents. In countless instances, victims require emergency medical attention due to their injuries. Although most motorists are careful and are considerate of other motorists sharing the road, we see many accidents take place due to driver error. In fact, over 80% of collisions involve some form of negligence. There are many cases where injured victims are harmed in accidents caused by drivers who speed, are impaired, or otherwise engage in negligent actions while operating their vehicles.

In many instances, victims are left with severe injuries that drastically limit their abilities and require immediate and long-term care. When people suffer spinal cord injuries, broken bones, and even traumatic brain injuries, they often require long-term care as well. These collisions often force innocent victims into area hospitals where they have to undergo extensive medical treatment. Many victims require hospitalization and have to spend weeks or even months off work as they go through therapy and transition back into their normal routine.

In some instances, victims may have legal options available to help them move forward. Following your accident, you can benefit greatly by reaching out to a Harviell car accident lawyer as soon as possible. You may be entitled to compensation to help cover the financial burdens you face.

Harviell Personal Injury Lawyers

Our team of Harviell personal injury lawyers at Peterson & Associates, P.C. has decades of combined experience helping injured victims get the justice they deserve following their accidents. Our lawyers are committed to providing each client we represent the most aggressive and competent legal guidance to ensure they are able to get justice.

If you have been hurt in a motor vehicle accident, contact our personal injury attorneys in Missouri as soon as possible. By calling (816) 888-8888 you can schedule a free case evaluation at your earliest convenience with our team to explore the legal options available to help you recover. Our law firm is committed to helping our clients recover in the best way imaginable from their accidents.

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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.