Saddlebrooke, MO (May 13, 2022) – An auto accident reported in Christian County left two people injured. At around 3:40 p.m., on May 10, calls for assistance were received regarding an auto accident that occurred on US Highway 65.
Reports from authorities show that a 2004 Subaru Forester turned into the path of a 2008 Buick Lucerne while traveling on US Highway 65, just four miles north of Saddlebrooke. As a result, the two vehicles collided.
Two people involved in the crash were injured. EMS transported 52-year-old Katherine Newman to Mercy Hospital in Springfield for care. The second victim, 81-year-old Jerry Terry, was transported to Cox South Hospital in Springfield.
At this time, the incident remains under investigation.
Our thoughts are with Katherine Newman at this time. We hope for her full recovery.
Car Accidents in Missouri
Being involved in a motor vehicle accident can have a profound impact on your life. This is especially true if you are injured. Unfortunately, tens of thousands of people in our state are left with serious injuries following motor vehicle accidents. In many instances, victims suffer from broken bones, spinal cord injuries, and other painful injuries that negatively impact their health and well-being.
Although most people are careful and considerate while traveling along our state’s roadways, we continue to see innocent people harmed in accidents due to the negligence of others. Some of the leading causes of crashes in our state include:
When people suffer injuries in auto racks due to these and other acts of negligence, it is crucial that they seek legal representation as soon as possible. A Saddlebrooke car accident lawyer can provide you with the best chance possible of getting justice for your accident.
Our Saddlebrooke personal injury lawyers at Peterson & Associates, P.C. have several decades of combined experience helping victims in Missouri protect their legal rights. Over the years, we have helped thousands of injured parties secure more than half a billion dollars for their claims and we are committed to helping you secure the maximum amounts of compensation imaginable for your claim.
If you have been injured as a result of a motor vehicle accident, you must reach out to our Missouri personal injury law firm right away. Our lawyers are available by calling 816-888-8888 at your earliest convenience. We can discuss your case and the legal options available to help you move forward.
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