Peterson & Associates, P.C.

Our Blog

East Prairie, MO – Three Injured in Two-Vehicle Crash on MO-105

Categorized as Auto Accidents, Personal Injury

East Prairie, MO (October 27, 2022) – A traffic collision took place in Mississippi County that left multiple people injured. October 24, Sgt. BD Wunderlich with the Missouri State Highway Patrol responded to the scene of a crash that occurred on Missouri State Route 105.

According to preliminary investigations, at around 3:50 p.m., a 2010 Nissan Altima traveled into the path of a 2015 Chevrolet Silverado, resulting in the two vehicles colliding. Both vehicles were severely damaged in the accident. The Nissan had to be towed away from the scene of the accident.

Three people involved in the crash were injured. The victims were identified as 26-year-old Srah Miller, 19-year-old Kyndra Jackson, and a 17-year-old female. The three victims were transported to Missouri Delta Medical Center in Sikeston, Missouri, where they were treated for their injuries. The Missouri State Highway Patrol is investigating the crash at this time.

We hope Srah Miller, Kyndra Jackson, and the teen injured in this accident recover quickly.

Car Accidents in Missouri

East Prairie, MO – Three Injured in Two-Vehicle Crash on MO-105A motor vehicle accident can change your life forever. Unfortunately, there are many cases where people suffer severe injuries that impact their lives forever. Some common injuries reported in car crashes include:

  • Fractured bones: A fracture is a break in the bone. Car accidents can cause fractures in any bone, but the most common sites are the ribs, arms, and legs.
  • Internal bleeding: Internal bleeding is bleeding that occurs inside the body. It can be caused by broken bones, ruptured organs, or other internal injuries.
  • Head injuries: Head injuries range from mild concussions to severe traumatic brain injuries (TBI). They can be caused by head strikes against objects inside the car, such as the steering wheel or dashboard.
  • Spinal cord injuries: Spinal cord injuries are among the most serious injuries that can result from a car accident. They can cause paralysis, loss of sensation, and other debilitating symptoms.

Suffering any type of serious injury as a result of a motor vehicle accident can impact your life in various ways. Many victims require extensive medical treatment for the injuries they suffered. Quite often, victims struggle mentally and emotionally to move forward. To make matters even more difficult to deal with, victims often face towering financial burdens related to medical costs, repairs for the vehicle, and more.

Following a motor vehicle accident, it is important that you act quickly to take legal action against the driver who is responsible. An East Prairie car accident lawyer can help you seek financial compensation from the at-fault driver for your losses and damages.

Our personal injury lawyers at Peterson & Associates, P.C. can help you pursue legal action following your crash. We will prove that the defendant is at fault and demand compensation to help alleviate the costs and losses you face. We are committed to helping you reach your goals in recovery. Schedule a consultation by reaching out to our lawyers at 816-888-8888 to get started.

Note: Our team of writers utilized secondary sources in the creation of this accident post. For that reason, the specifics regarding this accident have not been independently fact-checked and verified by our writing staff. If you locate any information that is not accurate, please notify us immediately so that we can update the post to reflect the most accurate information available. If you would like the post to be removed from our site, please let us know and we will do our best to remove it completely.

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.