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Texas Township, MO – Three Injured in Three-Vehicle Crash on Highway 119 near Highway 32

Categorized as Auto Accidents, Personal Injury

Texas Township, MO (November 1, 2022) – A traffic incident reported in Dent County left three people injured. On October 30, the Missouri State Highway Patrol responded to a crash on Highway 119.

Preliminary investigations so that just after 12 p.m., a 2004 Dodge 2500 pickup truck was driving on Highway 19 when it lost a little part of its load just two miles south of Highway 32. As a result, the load was struck by a 2014 Ford Explorer. A 2019 Dodge Journey then collided with the Ford.

Three people suffered injuries due to the accident. The victims were identified as 19-year-old Kaleb Mashek, 20-year-old Kendra Sullins, and 22-year-old Andrew Newdeck.

Mashek and Sullins were both transported to Salem Memorial District Hospital, for the treatment of injuries. Newdeck was transported to Texas County Hospital, where he underwent treatment for his injuries.

The crash remains under investigation at this time.

Our thoughts are with Kaleb Mashek, Kendra Sullins, and Andrew Newdeck at this time.

Car Accidents in Missouri

Texas Township, MO – Three Injured in Three-Vehicle Crash on Highway 119 near Highway 32Crashes in Missouri leave countless people severely harmed every year. In many cases, these accidents are caused by motorists who are negligent and reckless while behind the wheel. The most common causes of car accidents in the state include:

  1. Distracted driving: Distracted driving includes actions like using cell phones, eating, drinking, or conversing with other people in the car. These drivers are more likely to cause an accident.
  2. Drunk driving: Drunk driving is another common factor in car crashes in Missouri. Drivers who are under the influence of alcohol or drugs are more likely to cause an accident.
  3. Speeding: Speeding is another major factor that contributes to car accidents in Missouri. Drivers who speed are less likely to be able to control their vehicles. As a result, they cause many accidents in our state.
  4. Weather conditions: Poor weather conditions are also a leading factor in motor vehicle collisions in Missouri. Slick road conditions and low visibility can make it more difficult for motorists to see and avoid hazards, which can lead to an accident.

If you have been hurt in an accident that was a result of another motorist’s reckless, careless, or negligent actions, you may be able to file a personal injury case against them. A Texas Township car accident lawyer can help you seek the compensation you need and deserve.

A personal injury lawyer from Peterson & Associates, P.C. can help you seek the maximum amount of compensation for your legal claim. Our team can help you build a strong case improve that the defendant is awful. We will help you get the money you need for medical costs anymore. Contact our Missouri personal injury lawyers today at 816-888-8888 to schedule a free consultation to get started.

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Disclaimer: As a well-respected member of the Kansas City, Missouri business community, Peterson & Associates, P.C. is always looking to increase the safety of and bring overall safety for all Missouri residents. We hope that by bringing awareness to the dangers associated with driving that people will exercise additional caution when operating a motor vehicle and avoid being injured in a serious crash. This post is not intended to be a solicitation for business. This post should not be misconstrued as medical or legal advice. The photos depicted in this post are not representative of the actual accident scene.