Cooper, MO (May 26, 2022) – A motor vehicle accident reported in the Cooper area on Tuesday evening left two people injured. At around 5 p.m., on May 24, calls for assistance came in surrounding an auto accident on Missouri State Route 41.
Reports from authorities show that a 2008 Nissan Maxima and a 2021 Toyota Tacoma collided on Missouri State Route 41 in the area of Imhoff Drive. The incident left both vehicles totaled, requiring them to be towed from the scene.
EMS rendered aid to 18-year-old Mia Hatter and 61-year-old Eddye Kaiser on-site. Hatter was then transported by Cooper County EMS to University Hospital for further care.
At this time, the incident remains under investigation.
Our thoughts are with Eddye Kaiser and Mia Hatter at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Car Accidents in Missouri
Every year, tens of thousands of people are hurt in motor vehicle accidents in the state of Missouri. In many instances, these crashes are caused by drivers who engage in reckless and negligent actions. Some of the most common contributing factors to collisions in our state include:
- drivers who are under the influence of drugs or alcohol while operating vehicles
- drivers who are distracted while operating their vehicles
- drivers who fail to yield to others
- drivers who run red lights and passed out signs
- drivers who engage in other types of reckless actions
If you have been injured as a result of a motor vehicle accident, it is important that you reach out to a car accident lawyer in Cooper as soon as possible. You may have legal options available to help you move forward.
Seeking the assistance of our Cooper personal injury lawyers at Peterson & Associates, P.C. can help to ensure you are in the best position possible to get justice. Our lawyers will aggressively negotiate compensation on your behalf to ensure you are in the best position possible to move forward.
Our lawyers will provide you with aggressive and responsive legal representation to ensure you are in the best position possible to move forward. We will handle all communication with the insurance company and fight to ensure you are able to seek full and timely compensation.
We understand how critical it is that people harmed in accidents have the financial resources necessary to cover the costs they face throughout their recovery. If you have been hurt as a result of a motor vehicle accident, contact our law firm today at 816-888-8888 to schedule a case evaluation with our law firm to discuss the legal options available for you.
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