Sedalia, MO (March 10, 2022) – An automobile accident reported in Pettis County on Tuesday evening sent several people to area hospitals with injuries. At around 6:30 p.m., on March 8, emergency crews were requested on-site at a traffic-related incident on US Highway 50.
Reports from authorities show that a 2010 Toyota and a 2005 John Deer were involved in an accident on US Highway 50 just one-half mile west of Main Street. Both vehicles were left with moderate damage.
Four people in the Toyota were injured. EMS transported a 2-year-old boy and two girls, ages 4 and 12, to Children’s Mercy Hospital in Kansas City for care.
A fourth victim, 34-year-old Vita Olefirenko, was transported to Western Missouri Medical Center with moderate injuries.
At this time, the incident remains under investigation.
Our thoughts are with Vita Olefirenko and the children who were injured in this accident. We hope for their full recovery.
Car Accidents in Missouri
Every day, motor vehicle accidents impact the lives of innocent people across our state. 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.
Not only do injured parties suffer, but their families are often forced to endure financial strains as well. When victims are harmed in accidents, due to the negligence of others, they often have legal options available to help them recover. Seeking the guidance of a skilled Sedalia car accident attorney can make a major difference in your ability to get justice following your accident. Our team will fight on your behalf to protect your legal rights and get you the compensation you need.
Sedalia Personal Injury Lawyers
Peterson & Associates, P.C.’s knowledgeable personal injury attorneys in Sedalia are dedicated to helping our clients maximize their recoveries after being hurt in car crashes caused by negligent drivers.
The financial impacts only make the process of recovering from injuries more challenging. Our team does not feel it is right to force victims to spend their own money on costs they face due to the negligence of another person. Not only is it crucial that accident victims are able to get full and fair compensation after being injured by negligent drivers, but we are committed to helping them gain peace of mind that provides beneficial in combating the difficulties and challenges that they face.
For this reason, we spend a significant amount of time assisting victims to maximize their recoveries and we have a track record to prove it. 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.
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