Excelsior Springs Junction, MO (November 4, 2022) – A motor vehicle accident took place in Clay County that left one woman injured. At around 12:20 p.m., on November 2, troopers with the Missouri State Highway Patrol responded to a crash that occurred on Missouri State Route 210.
According to reports, the driver of a 2006 Saturn Ion slowed down for traffic on Missouri State Route 210 in the area near Route N. A 2013 Toyota Prius then crashed into the rear of the Saturn, leaving both vehicles with significant damage.
The driver of the Saturn, 48-year-old Angela Smith of Richmond, Missouri, suffered injuries in the accident. Smith was transported to North Kansas City Hospital, where she underwent emergency treatment.
The crash remains under investigation by the Missouri State Highway Patrol at this time.
We hope Angela Smith recovers quickly following this accident.
Car Accidents in Missouri
Car accidents take place frequently in the state of Missouri that have devastating consequences for those involved. Regrettably, the majority of accidents are preventable. Some of the leading causes of crashes that we see in our state include:
- Driving under the influence of drugs or alcohol
- Distracted driving
- Reckless driving
- Fatigued driving
- Weather conditions
- Poor road conditions
These and other factors continue to cause crashes day after day state. Car accidents can be devastating, both physically and emotionally. If you or someone you love has been involved in an accident, it’s important to seek legal help as soon as possible. An experienced Excelsior Springs Junction car accident lawyer will fight for your rights and help you get the compensation you deserve.
Working with a skilled legal team can help to ensure you are better positioned to move forward and get justice.
Our personal injury lawyers at Peterson & Associates, P.C. have over three decades of experience handling car accident cases for victims across the state. After our free consultation, the first thing that our personal injury lawyer will do is investigate the accident to gather evidence. This evidence will be used to build a strong case against the at-fault party and help you get the compensation you deserve.
Our team will also fight for you to get the best possible settlement from the insurance company. At Peterson & Associates, P.C., our lawyers will negotiate on your behalf and make sure that all of your medical bills and other damages are covered. If the insurance company refuses to cooperate, our personal injury lawyers will not hesitate to take them to court.
Our team is available to meet with you for a free consultation at your earliest convenience to get started on your case. Contact our law firm today at 816-888-8888.
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