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North Junction, MO – Holly Francis Killed in Four-Vehicle MVA on MO-21 near Vineland Rd

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North Junction, MO (March 10, 2022) – An auto collision reported in Jefferson County on Tuesday evening ended in injuries, according to reports. At around 6:50 p.m., on March 8, emergency crews were requested at the scene of a crash on Missouri State Route 21.

Reports from authorities show that a 2012 GMC Sierra 2500 improperly attempted to pass a 2017 Ford Explorer and a 2011 Ford F-250 on Missouri State Route 21 just south of Vineland Road. As a result, the front left of the GMC crashed into a 2014 Volkswagen Passat. The impact of the crash caused the GMC driver to lose control and crash into the Ford F-250. The GMC then collided with the Explorer. The Explorer went off the right side of the roadway and struck several trees.

The driver of the Volkswagen, 49-year-old Holly Francis, suffered fatal injuries in the crash and was pronounced deceased at the scene.

The driver of the F-250, 65-year-old Michael Ronchetto, sustained moderate injuries. He was transported by Valle Ambulance to Mercy Hospital South for care.

At this time, the incident remains under investigation.

Our thoughts are with Michael Ronchetto at this time. We hope for his full recovery.

We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of Holly Francis. Our thoughts are with them at this time.

Fatal Car Accidents in Missouri

North Junction, MO – Holly Francis Loses Life in Four-Vehicle MVA on MO-21 near Vineland RdThousands of motorists lose their lives each year as a result of auto accidents throughout the United States. In Missouri, we see countless parties lose their lives in these preventable accidents along our roads. In many cases, surviving relatives are forced to endure mental and emotional challenges due to the unexpected loss of a loved one.

Knowing your loved one lost their life, in itself, is difficult to deal with. Learning that they died as a result of another driver’s negligence just makes the loss even more tragic and difficult to accept. Not only are families impacted by the emotions following the loss, but they often face towering medical bills, funeral expenses, and a variety of other financial impacts.

In some cases, surviving relatives can work with a wrongful death attorney in North Junction to get justice for their loved ones. Working with a responsive legal team can help to ensure your family collects the maximum amount of compensation available to you after the loss of a loved one.

North Junction Wrongful Death Lawyers

Peterson & Associates, P.C., takes a positive approach to aiding our clients in their post-accident recovery. Our North Junction car accident lawyers help surviving relatives to see justice and the financial compensation they deserve after losing loved ones in accidents due to negligent drivers. Not only is it crucial that families are able to get full and fair compensation after losing loved ones in accidents caused by negligent drivers, but we are committed to helping them gain peace of mind in knowing they can move forward and overcome the challenges they face.

If you have lost a loved one due to a car accident, and you would like to explore legal options available to you, contact our Missouri personal injury attorneys at 816-888-8888 as soon as possible to schedule a free case of evaluation to see how we can help you.

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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.