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Jefferson, MO – Injuries Reported in Auto Accident on Flucom East Rd near US-67

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Jefferson, MO (May 19, 2022) – One woman was left injured as a result of a two-vehicle accident that occurred in Jefferson on Monday morning. At around 655 a.m., on May 16, the Missouri State Highway Patrol was dispatched to the scene of a motor vehicle accident on Flucom East Road.

That a 2011 GMC Acadia was traveling through the area of Flucom East Road and US Highway 67. For unknown reasons, the vehicle crossed over the centerline and collided with a 2015 Honda CRV.

The driver of the Honda, 81-year-old Joan Clifton, sustain injuries as a result of the accident. Clifton was transported to Mercy Hospital Jefferson by the Joachim-Plattin Ambulance District for medical care.

At this time, the incident remains under investigation.

Our thoughts are with Joan Clifton at this time. We hope for her full recovery.

Car Accidents in Missouri

Jefferson, MO – Injuries Reported in Auto Accident on Flucom East Rd near US-67Over 65,000 people are injured in motor vehicle accidents every year in the state of Missouri. These crashes are often caused by drivers who engage in reckless and negligent actions while operating their vehicles. We see a significant number of people suffer injuries in crashes due to drivers who are distracted, impaired, speeding, or engaging in other reckless and negligent actions. When innocent people suffer injuries in accidents, they are often forced to undergo extensive medical care.

Suffering from spinal cord injuries, traumatic brain injuries, and even back injuries can require several months to treat. Although there are many treatment options available for injured parties, they come at a significant cost. Unfortunately, there is no guarantee of a full recovery for injured parties. In some instances, injured parties may have legal options available to help them secure the financial compensation that they can use for medical expenses, lost wages, and more. By working with a car accident lawyer in Jefferson, you will be in the best position possible to get justice after your accident.

The Jefferson personal injury lawyers at Peterson & Associates, P.C. have extensive experience helping injured parties get justice following their accidents. Our lawyers will fight to ensure you are able to secure the maximum amount of compensation available to cover the costs you face after your accident.

Our lawyers will thoroughly investigate your accident, gather evidence from the scene, work with experts who can help strengthen your claim, and aggressively negotiate compensation on your behalf. Over the years, we have helped thousands of people secure more than $500 million collectively for their lawsuits. Our lawyers are committed to helping you obtain the maximum amount of compensation available for your case.

If you have been injured in a motor vehicle accident due to the negligence of another person, contact our Missouri personal injury law firm at 816-888-8888. Our lawyers are available to meet with you at your earliest convenience so we can 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.