Franklin, MO (May 21, 2022) – An auto accident that took place in the Franklin area ended in injuries. At around 6:20 p.m., on May 17, calls for assistance came in surrounding an auto accident on Beiker Road.
Reports from the Missouri State Highway Patrol show that a 1999 Ford F-250 and a 1997 Honda Civic were involved in an incident on Bieker Road just north of Bethel Church Road. The crash resulted in the Ford going off the west side of the roadway and overturning. Debris from the Ford struck the Civic.
The incident left the Ford totaled, requiring it to be towed from the scene. The driver of the Ford, a 16-year-old female from Union, Missouri, sustained injuries in the accident. She was transported to Mercy Hospital in Washington for further care.
At this time, the cause of the crash remains under investigation.
Our thoughts are with the victim who was injured in this accident. We hope for her full recovery.
Car Accidents in Missouri
It is nearly impossible to prepare for the impacts of a motor vehicle accident. This is especially true in cases where people suffer from severe and life-altering injuries. Unfortunately, over 65,000 people in our state suffer from injuries as a result of automobile accidents each year.
When victims suffer from painful injuries, they often have to go through extensive medical treatment. Suffering from spinal cord injuries, back injuries, and severe compound fractures often mean that you will have to go through months of treatment. Unfortunately, these treatments come at a significant cost and with no guarantee of a full recovery.
Being unable to work for several weeks or even months while dealing with towering financial consequences can be quite challenging. Thankfully, people who are injured in automobile accidents often have legal options available to help them move forward. Working with a car accident lawyer in Franklin will ensure you have the best chances possible of getting justice.
The Franklin personal injury lawyers at Peterson & Associates, P.C. have decades of experience helping people across the state get justice after being injured in accidents. Our lawyers can help you by performing various tasks to ensure you have the strongest claim possible. Some of the ways we can help you include:
- investigating your accident
- gathering evidence on your behalf
- obtaining copies of your medical reports and vehicle repair statements
- getting a copy of the police report
- handling communication between the insurance company
- negotiating compensation on your behalf
- providing fearless and trusted representation in court
If you have been injured as a result of a motor vehicle accident, you must act quickly to protect your legal rights. Contact our Missouri personal injury law firm by calling 816-888-8888 to get started on your case.
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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.