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Cave Springs, MO – Two Teens Injured in Auto Wreck on Farm Rd 81

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Cave Springs, MO (October 21, 2022) – A traffic incident reported in Greene County left two teens injured. On October 19, troopers with the Missouri State Highway Patrol responded to a crash on Farm Road 81.

According to local law enforcement, just after four p.m., a 2003 Toyota Corolla was involved in a collision on Farm Road 81 in Cave Springs, Missouri. The vehicle went off the left side of the roadway and struck a sign before overturning.

Two people involved in the crash, identified as 216-year-old females, were both injured. One of the victims was transported to Mercy Hospital in Springfield, Missouri, for the treatment of moderate injuries. The second victim was transported to Cox South Hospital in Springfield, Missouri, for the treatment of moderate injuries.

The Missouri State Highway Patrol is investigating the crash at this time.

 We hope the two teens injured in this accident recover quickly.

Car Accidents in Missouri

Cave Springs, MO – Two Teens Injured in Auto Wreck on Farm Rd 81Car accidents are unfortunately quite common in the state of Missouri. In fact, according to the Missouri Department of Transportation, there were over 60,000 car accidents in the state in 2020 alone. That averages out to about 165 car accidents per day!

There are many reasons why we see so many accidents here in our state. First, Missouri is a very populous state, with over 6 million residents. More people on the road means more opportunities for accidents to happen.

Secondly, Missouri has a lot of rural roads, which can be more dangerous to drive on than urban roads. Rural roads are often more poorly maintained and have fewer safety features like guardrails and streetlights. They can also be more difficult to navigate, with twists and turns that can catch drivers off guard.

Lastly, winter weather can also contribute to increased car accidents in Missouri. Ice and snow make driving conditions much more treacherous, and even short trips can become dangerous.

All of these factors combine to create a perfect storm for car accidents. If you have been involved in a motor vehicle accident, it is important that you act quickly to protect your legal rights. A Cave Springs car accident lawyer can help you file a personal injury case against the responsible driver.

Our lawyers at Peterson & Associates, P.C. have more than three decades of experience fighting to protect the rights of innocent victims across the state of Missouri. We are committed to protecting the best interest and legal rights of Missourians who have been harmed by negligent motorists. Our team will investigate your accident and build the strongest claim possible to prove your case and get you justice. Contact our law firm today at 816-888-8888 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.