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Reeds Spring, MO – Three-Vehicle Truck Crash with Injuries on MO-13 near MO-248

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Reeds Spring, MO (October 19, 2022) – A traffic incident was reported in Stone County that left a man injured on Tuesday morning. At around 8:20 a.m., October 18, emergency crews were called to the site of a traffic incident on Missouri State route 13.

According to local law enforcement, a 2019 Chevrolet Silverado attempted to make a left turn in front of a 2002 GMC Savana. As a result, the two vehicles collided at the intersection with Missouri State route 248.

The GMC then continued forward and struck a 2019 Freightliner Cascadia. The Chevrolet went off the left side of the roadway and struck two road signs. Both the GMC and the Chevrolet were totaled in the accident.

The driver of the GMC, 64-year-old John Smith of Galena, Missouri, was injured in the crash. He was transported to Mercy Hospital in Springfield, Missouri, by EMS for further evaluation.

The circumstances surrounding this truck accident are under investigation.

We hope John Smith is able to recover quickly following this accident.

Truck Accidents in Missouri

Reeds Spring, MO – Three-Vehicle Truck Crash with Injuries on MO-13 near MO-248Vehicle crashes take the lives of countless people each year in our state. Tens of thousands more are left with debilitating injuries that require medical care. There are many instances where innocent people are left with significant injuries that impacted nearly every aspect of their lives.

One of the most severe injuries that we see victims left with is the spinal cord injury. Spinal cord injuries can result in paralysis and loss of sensation below the point of injury. They are often caused by the traumatic impact on the spine, such as when a car suddenly stops or is hit from behind.

Broken bones can also be caused by impact or by being crushed in a collision. Burn injuries are usually caused by contact with hot surfaces or chemicals, such as when a car catches fire after an accident.

If you or a loved one has been injured in a car accident, it is important to seek medical attention immediately. The sooner you receive treatment, the better your chances of making a full recovery. It is also important that you reach out to Reeds Spring truck accident lawyer. After being hurt in a motor vehicle accident that was caused by a reckless driver, you may be able to pursue legal action against them.

Our personal injury lawyers at Peterson & Associates, P.C. can help you file a lawsuit against the driver who caused you harm. Our team will gather evidence from the scene of the accident and work with experts who can re-create the collision scene to show what took place. Our lawyers are committed to creating the strongest legal claims on behalf of our clients and demanding full compensation for their losses. Contact our team today at 816-888-8888 to see how our personal injury lawyers can help you.

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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.