Reeds Spring, MO (October 1, 2022) – A traffic crash took place in Stone County that left one woman seriously injured. Just after 4:15 p.m., on September 29, officers with the Missouri State Highway Patrol responded to a crash on US Highway 160.
Investigative reports provided by trooper ZT Costley show that a 2016 Toyota Tacoma crashed into a 1997 Chevrolet GMT 400. The impact of the crash caused the Chevrolet to crash into a 2016 Jeep Wrangler on US Highway 160, just one-half mile from Reeds Spring, Missouri.
The driver of the Jeep, 62-year-old Kimberly McBride, was seriously injured. McBride was transported by EMS to Cox South Hospital, where she underwent emergency care.
The circumstances surrounding the collision are under investigation at this time.
Our thoughts are with Kimberly McBride as we hope for her full recovery.
Car Accidents in Missouri
There are tens of thousands of people hospitalized each year as a result of crashes in the state of Missouri. Car accidents can cause a variety of injuries, ranging from minor cuts and bruises to more serious injuries, such as broken bones, spinal cord damage, and traumatic brain injury. In some cases, car accidents can even be fatal. No matter what type of injuries you have suffered, it is important to seek medical attention as soon as possible.
After being injured in a crash, you may be able to see pursue legal action against the person who is responsible. In order to prevail, you must be able to prove that the defendant engaged in some negligent action that caused you harm.
Car accidents can be caused by a variety of factors, but some of the most common causes include distracted driving, aggressive driving, and drunk driving. Distracted driving includes anything that takes a driver’s attention away from the road, such as talking on the phone, texting, eating, or messing with the radio. Aggressive driving is when a driver speeds, tailgates or makes improper lane changes. Drunk driving is when a driver gets behind the wheel after drinking alcohol and is impaired.
If another driver’s negligent actions have caused you harm, you must seek legal guidance right away from a car accident lawyer in Reeds Spring. A strong legal team will be able to help you seek the maximum amount of compensation possible for your damages.
Our lawyers at Peterson & Associates, P.C. understand how difficult it can be for injured parties to move forward. We will help you seek the maximum amount of financial compensation possible for your legal claim. We will help you get fairly compensated so you are better positioned to move forward. Contact our law firm today at 816-888-8888 to get started on your case.
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