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Greenville, MO – Rhonda Eads Killed in Three-Vehicle Crash on US-67

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Greenville, MO (May 19, 2022) – An auto accident that took place in Wayne County on Sunday afternoon has taken the life of one woman. At around 1:37 p.m., on May 15, the Missouri State Highway Patrol was dispatched to the scene of a multi-vehicle collision on US Highway 67.

Reports from authorities show that a 2013 Ford Explorer crashed into the rear end of a 2012 Ford F150 pickup truck on US Highway 67 just two miles south of Greenville. The impact of the crash caused the F150 to run off the right side of the roadway. The driver was ejected from the vehicle. The Ford Explorer crashed into the rear of a 1971 John Deere 4320 tractor.

The driver of the Ford F150 suffered fatal injuries in the accident. The victim, 56-year-old Rhonda Eads, was pronounced deceased at the scene.

At this time, the incident remains under investigation.

We would like to offer our warmest condolences to the family of Rhonda Eads. Our thoughts are with them at this time.

Fatal Car Accidents in Missouri

Greenville, MO – Rhonda Eads Loses Life in Three-Vehicle Crash on US-67Every year, over 1100 people end up suffering fatal injuries following motor vehicle accidents in the state of Missouri. Quite often, these crashes can be attributed to some form of negligence. In fact, over 80% of crashes that occur in our state are a result of drivers who are speeding, impaired, distracted, or engaging in other reckless and negligent actions while operating their vehicles.

When people enter the roadway and engage in negligent actions, they placed the lives of others sharing the road at severe risk. Unfortunately, these reckless actions continue to take the lives of innocent people every year. When people lose their lives in accidents, their families are often left behind. Families are often required to spend tens of thousands of dollars on medical expenses, funeral arrangements, and other financial burdens they face.

When innocent people lose their lives in accidents, their families may have legal options available that can help them secure the financial compensation they need to cover these and other costs. Reaching out to a wrongful death lawyer in Greenville as soon as possible to make a significant difference when it comes to a family’s chance of getting justice.

The Greenville car accident lawyers at Peterson & Associates, P.C. have decades of combined experience fighting to protect the legal rights of families who have lost loved ones due to negligence. Our lawyers will fight diligently to ensure you are able to secure the maximum amount of compensation available for your lawsuit after losing a loved one.

Our lawyers will build the strongest claim possible on your behalf and take all of the legal work off of your hands so you can focus on moving forward. Contact our Missouri personal injury law firm today at 816-888-8888. We can schedule a free case evaluation at your earliest convenience to get started on your claim.

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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.