Doniphan, MO (May 20, 2022) – Authorities were dispatched to the site of a motor vehicle accident in Ripley County that left one woman injured. At around 11:20 a.m., on May 17, calls for assistance came in surrounding an auto accident on US Highway 160.
Reports from Missouri State Highway Patrol show that a collision between a 2011 Chevrolet Silverado and a Ford tractor occurred on US Highway 160 just four miles east of Doniphan. The incident caused moderate delays in the area as emergency crews worked to clear the scene.
The driver of the Chevrolet, 29-year-old Channelle Barnett of Doniphan, Missouri, was injured as a result of the accident. Barnett was transported by ambulance to Poplar Bluff Regional Medical Center where she underwent further treatment and evaluation.
At this time, the incident remains under investigation.
Our thoughts are with Channelle Barnett at this time. We hope for her full recovery.
Car Accidents in Missouri
The time after a motor vehicle accident can be incredibly challenging. This is especially true if you suffer from injuries. Unfortunately, over 65,000 people are injured in motor vehicle accidents across our state every year. Quite often, injured parties are unsure of what to do moving forward. For this reason, it is absolutely critical that injured parties reach out to a car accident lawyer in Doniphan as soon as possible. Working with a knowledgeable legal team can provide you with an abundance of benefits to ensure you are able to get justice.
Our Doniphan personal injury lawyers at Peterson & Associates, P.C. can provide you with an array of services to ensure you are in the best position possible to protect your legal rights. Some of the ways we will help you include:
Investigate: our lawyers will go straight to the scene of your accident to gather evidence. We will take pictures, record videos, and obtain any available surveillance footage right from the scene of your crash.
Access to experts: our lawyers will work with experts who can re-create your accident to uncover important details surrounding what took place. Additionally, we work with financial experts who are able to calculate the true impact that your crash has had on you.
Handle insurance companies: our lawyers will handle all of the communication with the insurance company. We will never let you be taken advantage of. Our lawyers will aggressively negotiate compensation on your behalf with the insurance companies to ensure you are able to get the compensation you need for your damages.
Represent you in court: if we cannot come to a settlement agreement, our lawyers will provide you with aggressive representation inside the courtroom to ensure you get the verdict you expect for your case.
If you were injured as a result of a motor vehicle accident, you must act quickly to protect your legal rights. Our Missouri personal injury law firm can schedule a free case evaluation with you by calling 816-888-8888.
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