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Jefferson, MO – One Injured in Auto Collision on Old Lemay Ferry Rd at Timber Creek Ln

Categorized as Auto Accidents, Personal Injury

Jefferson, MO (May 20, 2022) – Authorities were dispatched to the scene of a motor vehicle accident in the Jefferson area that left one woman injured. At around 7:40 a.m., on May 17, the Missouri State Highway Patrol was dispatched to the scene of an auto accident on Old Lemay Ferry Road.

Reports from authorities show that a 2021 Lincoln Nautilus and a 2019 Honda Ridgeline were involved in an accident at the intersection of Old Lemay Ferry Road and Timber Creek Lane.

MSHP and firefighters closed off the roadway for an extended time as they worked to clear the scene.

One person involved in the accident was injured. Rock Township Ambulance District transported 42-year-old Stacy Kim to Mercy Hospital South for emergency medical care.

At this time, the incident remains under investigation.

Our thoughts are with Stacy Kim at this time. We hope for her full recovery.

Car Accidents in Missouri

Jefferson, MO – One Injured in Auto Collision on Old Lemay Ferry Rd at Timber Creek LnAuto accidents in the state of Missouri leave more than 5,000 people injured every month. Quite often, victims suffer from severe injuries that impact their health and wellbeing. Some of the most common types of injuries that people are left with following crashes include:

Spinal cord injuries: victims who sustain these severe injuries often experience some form of paralysis. Depending on the severity of the injury, it can be either permanent or temporary.

Traumatic brain injuries: these painful injuries can have a negative impact on a victim’s memory, balance, and cognitive functions. TBIs often require extensive treatment.

Broken bones: there are many instances where people suffer broken bones in accidents. Depending on the severity of the injury, victims may require casting or surgery. In extreme cases, injured parties can end up losing their limbs.

Internal organ damage: it is all too common for injured parties to suffer from some type of internal organ damage. We see many people suffer from spleen ruptures, lung punctures, and even tears in the kidneys. These injuries are all incredibly life-threatening and require emergency care.

Back injuries: people who suffer from back injuries are often forced out of work for an extended period. These painful injuries require months of therapy and rehabilitation. Unfortunately, severe back injuries can make even walking a challenge.

When people suffer these and other serious injuries in accidents, they may have legal options available to help them move forward. Injured parties should reach out to a car accident lawyer in Jefferson as soon as possible.

A Jefferson personal injury lawyer at Peterson & Associates, P.C. can meet with you immediately to begin building your case. Our lawyers are fully committed to helping each of our clients secure the maximum amount of compensation available for their personal injury claims. We will help you get the money you need for medical expenses, lost wages, and more. Do not wait to protect your legal rights. Contact our Missouri personal injury law firm today to schedule a free case evaluation. Our lawyers are available by calling 816-888-8888. Call now to see how we can help you.

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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.