Branson, MO (November 4, 2022) – An auto wreck in Taney County left one young woman injured. At around 7:50 a.m., on November 2, emergency crews were called to the scene of a crash on US Highway 65.
According to reports, a 2012 Toyota Corolla and a 2019 Western Star 4700 collided on US Highway 65, just six miles south of Branson, Missouri. Both vehicles were totaled as a result of the crash.
The driver of the Toyota, 19-year-old Hailee Brown of Springfield, Missouri, suffered serious injuries in the crash. Brown was transported by Taney County Ambulance to Cox Branson Hospital, where she underwent emergency treatment.
The crash remains under investigation by the Missouri State Highway Patrol at this time.
We hope Hailee Brown recovers quickly following this accident.
Car Accidents in Missouri
A motor vehicle crash that changes your life can happen in the blink of an eye. Regrettably, tens of thousands of people across our state are hospitalized annually as a result of injuries that they suffered due to traffic crashes. Many people suffer from severe and life altering injuries that demand medical care immediately. Suffering from a spinal cord injury, traumatic brain injury, or even a severe compound fracture can set you back for weeks. Regrettably, victims often face towering financial consequences in addition to the mental and physical trauma they face.
In many cases, automobile accidents that we see are completely preventable. Car accidents in Missouri are caused by many factors. The most common causes include:
- Driver error: This is the most common cause of car accidents, and includes things like speeding, distracted driving, and making poor decisions.
- Poor road conditions: Potholes, debris, and bad weather can all lead to car accidents.
- Mechanical failure: This can include things like tire blowouts or brake failures.
- Intoxication: Driving while under the influence of drugs or alcohol is a major cause of car accidents.
If you have been hurt as a result of an accident that was caused by another person’s negligence, a car accident lawyer in Branson can help you pursue legal action. Following your crash, you may be able to recover compensation to help cover the cost of your medical treatment, any repairs that are needed for your vehicle, and a variety of other costs and losses you face.
At Peterson & Associates, P.C., our personal injury lawyers have decades of experience fighting to protect the legal rights of innocent people who have been harmed in accidents through no fault of their own. Our team can help you secure the compensation you need to cover the costs resulting from your accident.
We will find diligently to ensure the person who caused your pain and suffering is held accountable. Schedule a consultation by reaching out to our personal injury lawyers at 816-888-8888 to get started.
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