Callaway, MO (November 29, 2022) – A traffic accident took place in Callaway County that left two men injured. At around 11 a.m., on November 28, troopers with the Missouri State Highway Patrol responded to a crash on US Highway 63.
Preliminary reports provided by the Missouri State Highway Patrol show that a 2008 Chevrolet Impala was crossing over US Highway 63 when it traveled into the path of a 2018 Chevrolet Malibu. As a result, the two vehicles collided. The impact of the crash caused the Chevrolet Impala to go off the left side of the roadway. The Malibu traveled off the right side of the roadway and struck a stop sign before coming to rest facing southbound. Both vehicles were totaled in the crash.
EMS responded to the scene and rendered aid to an 18-year-old male, Marcus Davis of Jefferson City, Missouri, and a 57-year-old male, Marc Ferrin of Hartsburg, Missouri, at the scene. The two victims were then transported to University Hospital, where they underwent further care for their injuries.
The incident remains under investigation.
We hope Marcus Davis and Marc Ferrin recover quickly following this crash.
Car Accidents in Missouri
Every day, countless innocent people are hurt as a result of auto accidents. Regrettably, these accidents often leave victims with significant mental and physical injuries. Suffering any type of injury can be exhausting to overcome. In some cases, victims suffer injuries as a result of negligent parties. One of the leading factors in vehicle collisions across our state includes drivers who fail to yield.
When drivers fail to yield the right-of-way, they put themselves and others at risk of being involved in a crash. In some cases, failing to yield the right-of-way can even result in fatal accidents.
There are a variety of reasons why drivers may fail to yield the right-of-way. In some cases, it may be due to simple carelessness or distraction. Other times, it may be because a driver is trying to save time by not yielding or because they don’t understand how yielding works.
Whatever the reason, drivers who fail to yield the right-of-way are putting themselves and others at risk. If you have been hurt as a result of a crash that involved the driver who failed to yield the right-of-way, A Callaway car accident lawyer can help you seek financial compensation for the damages.
Our lawyers and Peterson & Associates, P.C. are here to help you determine what options you have to move forward. Following are crash, or personal injury lawyers will investigate the accident and identify the liable parties. We will help you build a strong case against them and fight for fair compensation.
It is important that you reach out to our personal injury lawyers today at 816-888-8888 to get started on your case.
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