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Merriam Woods, MO – Ryan Freyermuth Injured in Auto Accident on MO F

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Merriam Woods, MO (October 27, 2022) – A traffic incident took place in Taney County that left a 19-year-old man from Merriam Woods, Missouri, injured. At around 1:34 p.m., on October 25, troopers with the Missouri State Highway Patrol responded to a collision that had taken place on Missouri State Route F.

According to preliminary investigations, a 2005 Chevrolet equinox and a 2022 Chrysler Pacifica collided on Missouri State Route F, just three miles west of Merriam Woods, Missouri. The impact of the crash caused the Chevrolet to then go off the left side of the roadway and overturn down an embankment.

The driver of the Chevrolet, 19-year-old Ryan Freyermuth, was injured in the crash. Freyermuth was transported by ambulance to Cox South Hospital in Springfield, Missouri, where he was treated for moderate injuries.

The crash remains under investigation by the Missouri State Highway Patrol at this time.

Our thoughts are with Ryan Freyermuth as we hope for his full recovery.

Car Accidents in Missouri

Merriam Woods, MO - Ryan Freyermuth Injured in Auto Accident on MO FEach year, traffic collisions are the cause of tens of thousands of injuries in the state of Missouri. Unfortunately, many of these accidents are a result of drivers who engage in acts of negligence. Some of the most common causes of crashes that take place here in Missouri include:

  • Distracted driving: Given the number of distractions that we see, it is no wonder that distracted driving is one of the leading causes of crashes that take place in our state. We see many accidents take place as a result of drivers who are texting, talking on the phone, and engaging in other actions that take their attention off the road.
  • Speeding: Going over the speed limit is not only against the law, but it’s also extremely dangerous. When you are speeding, you have less time to react to things that happen on the road and are more likely to lose control of your vehicle.
  • Drunk driving: Driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs is never a good idea and can lead to tragic consequences. Thousands of accidents take place as a result of drivers who are drunk or high while behind the wheel.
  • Weather conditions: Bad weather can make driving conditions extremely dangerous. We see many accidents take place as a result of slushy and icy road conditions, heavy snow, and rain.

If you’ve been harmed in a traffic-related incident that was a result of another driver’s negligence, you may be able to file a personal injury lawsuit. A Merriam Woods car accident lawyer can help you file a lawsuit after your crashing injustice.

Our personal injury lawyers at Peterson & Associates, P.C. are well-versed in handling personal injury lawsuits for victims. We can help you seek the maximum amount of compensation possible for your claim. Schedule a consultation with our personal injury lawyers in Missouri 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.