Rogersville, MO (November 10, 2022) – A traffic accident reported in Greene County resulted in injuries for two people, according to law enforcement. On Tuesday morning, November 8, the Missouri State Highway Patrol was dispatched to a traffic collision on US Highway 60.
According to local law enforcement, at around 9:30 a.m., the driver of a 2018 Jeep Grand Cherokee changed lanes while traveling on US Highway 60 just half a mile west of Rogersville, Missouri. As the vehicle entered the second lane, a collided with the 2007 Honda Passport. Both vehicles were severely damaged in the crash.
EMS responded to the scene to provide medical care to two people who suffered injuries in the accident. The victims were identified as 72-year-old Mary Toth and 74-year-old Louis Toth. Mary Toth was transported to Mercy Hospital in Springfield, Missouri, where she was treated for her injuries. Louis Toth was transported to Cox South Hospital in Springfield, Missouri, for medical care.
The crash remains under investigation at this time.
We hope Mary Toth and Louis Toth recover quickly following this accident.
Car Accidents in Missouri
Vehicle accidents are an unfortunate part of life here in the state of Missouri. Each year, more than 100,000 crashes are reported. Many of these accidents result in injuries for those involved. There are many reasons why car accidents continue to happen day after day in our state. Some of the leading factors in collisions include:
- Driver inattention or distraction
- Impairment due to alcohol or drugs
- Reckless or aggressive driving
- Poor road conditions
- Faulty or improperly maintained vehicles
When people are injured in motor vehicle accidents due to negligent drivers, they may be able to pursue legal action. Following your accident, it is important that you reach out to a car accident lawyer in Rogersville right away. An attorney will be able to help guide you through the legal process and determine what options are available to help you get justice.
At Peterson & Associates, P.C., we have over three decades of experience helping victims get justice after crashes. Following your accident, our personal injury lawyers can meet with you for a free consultation. Our team will review the circumstances surrounding your accident and determine what options are available to help you get justice. Our team will then build a strong case on your behalf and fight for fair compensation.
Over the years, our personal injury lawyers have helped thousands of victims secure more than $500 million for their legal claims. We will help you get the justice and compensation you deserve. Schedule a consultation by reaching out to our personal injury law firm today at 816-888-8888 to get started on your case.
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