Shell Knob, MO (May 23, 2022) – Two people with left with significant injuries as a result of a motor vehicle accident in Barry County. At around 6 p.m., on May 20, the Missouri State Highway Patrol was dispatched to the scene of an auto accident on Highway 39.
Reports from MSHP Trooper T Royster show that a collision between a 2013 Jeep Grand Cherokee and a John Deere riding lawn mower occurred on Highway 39 in the area of Windsor Bay Lane. The impact of the crash caused the driver of the John Deere to be ejected from the vehicle.
Both drivers were injured in the accident. EMS transported 63-year-old Alva Myers to Mercy Hospital in Springfield, Missouri for the treatment of serious injuries. A second EMS transported 32-year-old Tanner Weatherman to Mercy Hospital in Cassville, Missouri for the treatment of moderate injuries.
At this time, the incident remains under investigation.
Our thoughts are with Alva Myers and Tanner Weatherman at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Car Accidents in Missouri
Every year, tens of thousands of people are hospitalized with injuries following motor vehicle accidents in the state of Missouri. In countless instances, innocent victims suffered severe injuries due to the negligence of others. We continue to see people harmed by drivers who are speeding, failing to yield to others, and drivers who are impaired while operating their vehicles.
When motorists engage in these and other acts of negligence, they placed the lives of other people sharing the road at risk. Unfortunately, no matter how careful a person is they can never predict how others are going to act. However, when innocent drivers are harmed in accidents due to the negligence of others, they have legal options available to help them secure financial compensation for their damages. Reaching out to a car accident lawyer in Shell Knob is critical when it comes to protecting your legal rights.
Our Shell Knob personal injury lawyers at Peterson & Associates, P.C. are deeply committed to providing each client we work with the most knowledgeable and fearless representation possible. We fight diligently to ensure each of our clients is able to secure the maximum amount of compensation available for the lawsuits.
Our lawyers can help you secure the compensation you need for medical expenses, repairs to your vehicle, lost wages, and various other costs you face. We will stop at nothing to ensure you are able to get justice after suffering serious injuries in an accident.
If you were 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. We can schedule a free case evaluation at your earliest convenience to discuss your accident and the legal options available to help you move forward. Contact our law firm today to get started.
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