Spring City, MO (May 30, 2022) – One woman was left injured as a result of a two-vehicle accident in Newton County on Saturday evening, May 28. Just after 10 p.m., the Missouri State Highway Patrol was dispatched to the scene of a motor vehicle accident on Missouri State Route 86.
Reports provided by authorities indicate that a 2014 GMC Savana and a 2007 Nissan Versa collided on Missouri State Route 86, just 5 miles south of spring city. The Nissan sustained totaling damage as a result of the accident and had to be towed from the scene.
The Missouri State Highway Patrol and firefighters closed off a portion of the roadway as they work to clear the scene.
The driver of the Nissan, 28-year-old Catalina Soto, sustained injuries as a result of the accident. She was transported by EMS to Mercy Hospital in Joplin for medical care.
At this time, the incident remains under investigation.
Our thoughts are with Catalina Soto at this time. We hope for her full recovery.
Car Accidents in Missouri
Every day, hundreds of people in the state of Missouri are negatively affected by motor vehicle accidents. Quite often, people suffered from severe injuries that require emergency medical care.
We see a significant number of people suffer from spinal cord injuries, broken bones, and internal organ damage. When people suffer from these and other serious injuries, they often require emergency medical care.
In some instances, people suffer serious injuries due to the negligence of others. In fact, more than 80% of crashes in our state are a result of driver errors. Some of the most common contributing factors to auto accidents include drivers who are speeding, drivers who are impaired, and drivers who fail to yield to others sharing the road.
When innocent people suffer serious injuries and accidents due to the negligence of others, they may have legal options available to help them move forward. Reaching out to a Spring City car accident lawyer can help you protect your legal rights after being harmed.
The Spring City personal injury lawyers at Peterson & Associates, P.C. have decades of experience fighting to protect the legal rights of victims in Missouri who have been injured in accidents. Our lawyers are deeply committed to providing aggressive and fearless representation to each client we work with.
We will negotiate compensation on your behalf to ensure you get the money you need for medical expenses, vehicle repairs, and various other damages you face as a result of your accident. Our team will stop at nothing to ensure you are able to secure the maximum amount of compensation available for your lawsuit.
Contact our Missouri personal injury law firm today by calling 816-888-8888. Our lawyers are available to schedule a free case evaluation at your earliest convenience.
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