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Newburg, MO – Thomas Kidwell Injured in Auto Collision on I-44 near MM 168

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Newburg, MO (May 29, 2022) – One man was left injured as a result of a motor vehicle accident in Pulaski County on Thursday afternoon. At around 3 p.m., on May 26, the Missouri State Highway Patrol was dispatched to the site of a motor vehicle accident on Interstate 44.

Reports provided by authorities show that a collision between a 2004 Chevrolet Cavalier and a 2015 Chrysler Town & Country took place on the westbound side of Interstate 44. The incident caused delays in the area of mile marker 168. Both vehicles sustained extensive damage as a result of the crash and had to be towed from the scene.

The driver of the Chevrolet, 25-year-old Thomas Kidwell, sustained injuries as a result of the accident. Kidwell is transported by Pulaski County ambulance to Phelps Health for medical care.

At this time, the Missouri State Highway Patrol is investigating the crash.

Our thoughts are with Thomas Kidwell at this time. We hope for his full recovery.

Car Accidents in Missouri

Newburg, MO – Thomas Kidwell Injured in Auto Collision on I-44 near MM 168Every month, thousands of people sustained injuries as a result of traffic incidents in the state of Missouri. These crashes are often preventable. However, we continue to see the lives of innocent people impacted by negligent drivers. When drivers engage in reckless actions while operating their vehicles, they place the lives of people sharing the road at risk.

Some of the most common causes of crashes in our state include drivers who are speeding, running red lights, or failing to yield to others. When people are negatively affected by these and other acts of negligence, they often require hospitalization for serious injuries. Many people have some thousands of dollars to repair their vehicles to get back on the road. Quite often, injured parties are not able to return to work for several weeks or even months after the accidents.

Regrettably, there is also a significant number of people who end up permanently disabled as a result of their accidents. In the blink of an eye, a person’s negligence can entirely change your life. In Missouri, injured parties may have legal options available to help them get justice. Reaching out to a Newburg car accident lawyer as soon as possible is crucial when it comes to protecting your legal rights.

The Newburg personal injury attorneys at Peterson & Associates, P.C. have extensive experience helping injured victims protect their legal rights. Our lawyers can help you pursue a personal injury claim against the person who caused you harm. We will fight to ensure you are able to secure the maximum amount of compensation available for medical expenses, lost wages, and more.

Contact our Missouri personal injury law firm right away to get started on your case. You can contact our team at 816-888-8888 to schedule a free case evaluation at your earliest convenience. Our lawyers will help you determine the best legal options available for you and fight to get you justice.

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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.