Oak Ridge, MO (May 3, 2022) – One person was left seriously injured as a result of a motor vehicle accident in the Oak Ridge area. At around 4:05 p.m., on April 30, calls for assistance came in surrounding an auto accident on Sandy Drive.
Reports provided by authorities show that a 1997 Dodge Ram pickup truck was backing up when it struck a pedestrian who was traveling in the area.
The pedestrian, 30-year-old Meagan Pulliam, sustained injuries in the accident. She was rushed to St Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau for emergency medical care.
At this time, the incident remains under investigation.
Our thoughts are with Meagan Pulliam at this time. We hope for her full recovery.
Pedestrian Accidents in Missouri
Every day, motor vehicle accidents impact the lives of innocent people across our state. In countless instances, victims require emergency medical attention due to their injuries. Although most motorists are careful and considerate of other motorists sharing the road, we see many accidents occur due to driver error.
Dealing with painful injuries while facing towering medical expenses, vehicle repair costs, and lost wages can be incredibly challenging. Not only do victims suffer, but their families are often forced to endure financial strains as well. When victims are harmed in accidents, due to the negligence of others, they often have legal options available to help them recover. Seeking the guidance of a skilled Oak Ridge pedestrian accident attorney can make a major difference in your ability to get justice following your accident. Our team will fight on your behalf to protect your legal rights and get you the compensation you need.
Oak Ridge Personal Injury Lawyers
The Oak Ridge personal injury attorneys at Peterson & Associates, P.C. strive to help victims protect their legal rights after being hurt in crashes caused by reckless, negligent, and careless drivers. Our legal team works to help injured parties understand their legal rights after being harmed in accidents. We strive to guide injured victims toward getting the maximum amount of compensation available for the damages they face after being hurt in a crash.
Our team does not feel it is right to force victims to spend their own money on costs they face due to the negligence of another person. For this reason, we spend a significant amount of time assisting victims to maximize their recoveries and we have a track record to prove it. We have helped our clients obtain a total of $500 million in recoveries by prevailing on thousands of claims over the years. We will stop at nothing to ensure your legal rights are protected after being hurt. Contact our Missouri accident lawyers by calling 816-888-8888 at your earliest convenience to see how our team can help you.
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