Raymore, MO (November 8, 2022) – A vehicle wreck occurred in Cass County that resulted in injuries, according to law enforcement. At around 7:30 a.m., on November 7, the Missouri State Highway Patrol responded to a collision that occurred on Interstate 49.
Preliminary reports show that a 2016 Kawasaki ninja motorcycle and a 2019 Ford F1 50 pickup truck collided on the northbound side of Interstate 49. The crash caused delays in the area just south of North Cass Parkway. The motorcycle suffered significant damage in the accident and had to be towed from the scene.
The motorcyclist, 39-year-old Darryl Kelley of Blue Springs, Missouri, suffered serious injuries due to the crash. He was transported by South Metro EMS to Research Medical Center, where he underwent emergency treatment.
The crash remains under investigation at this time.
Our thoughts are with Darryl Kelley as we hope for his full recovery.
Motorcycle Accidents in Missouri
Motorcycle crashes take thousands of lives each year across the United States. Unfortunately, many people here in the state of Missouri are left with serious injuries following motorcycle accidents every year. Many of these actions are caused by driver negligence. Failing to yield, switching lanes in a reckless manner, and aggressive driving are all common causes of motorcycle wrecks in Missouri. All of these behaviors can lead to serious collisions that can cause injuries or even death.
If you have been hurt as a result of a motorcycle accident, it is important to know what caused it. This can help you determine who was at fault and how to proceed with your personal injury case. In many cases, these and other careless actions can be considered negligent behavior. If the other driver was behaving in a manner that was reckless and negligent, and caused the accident, they may be held liable for your damages.
Following your motorcycle accident, it is important that you contact an experienced attorney as soon as possible. They can help you investigate the cause of the accident and determine who was at fault so that you can get the compensation you deserve.
Our Raymore motorcycle accident lawyers at Peterson & Associates, P.C. have over three decades of experience helping crash victims get justice. Our team can investigate your accident and identify the liable party. We will help you take legal action against them in demand timely compensation for your lost wages, medical costs, and various other damages that you face. Our lawyers can meet with you to discuss your case so we can get started on protecting your legal rights at your earliest convenience. Contact our personal injury team today at 816-888-8888.
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