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Rock Port, MO – Kristen Kalbfleisch Injured in Truck Crash on I-29 near MM 112

Categorized as Auto Accidents, Personal Injury

Rock Port, MO (October 15, 2022) – A traffic incident took place in Atchison County that left one woman seriously injured. At around 11:30 a.m., on October 14, emergency crews were called to the site of a crash that occurred on Interstate 29.

According to reports, a 2007 Ford Escape and a 2019 Mack Truck Anthem were both traveling south on Interstate 29. As the Ford began to slow for traffic near the 112-mile marker, it was struck in the rear by the Mack truck. The truck then went off the side of the roadway and overturned.

The driver of the Ford, 29-year-old Kristen Kalbfleisch of Lincoln, Nebraska, was injured in the accident. She was transported by Atchison Holt Ambulance to Mosaic Life Care in St Joseph, Missouri, for the treatment of serious injuries.

MSHP is investigating the crash at this time.

We hope Kristen Kalbfleisch makes a full recovery from her injuries.

Car Accidents in Missouri

Rock Port, MO – Kristen Kalbfleisch Injured in Truck Crash on I-29 near MM 112Car accidents are one of the leading causes of personal injury in the United States. Unfortunately, people involved in accidents are often left with severe injuries that impact their lives in a variety of ways. Many victims struggle to move forward and have to take extended time off work to recover.

If you or a loved one has been involved in a car accident, you may be entitled to compensation for your damages.

Some of the most common damages that can be recovered in a personal injury lawsuit following a car accident include:

  • Medical expenses: You may be able to recover compensation for all past and future medical expenses related to your injuries. This can include hospitalization, surgery, rehabilitation, and any other necessary treatment.
  • Lost wages: If you have missed work due to your injuries, you may be able to recover compensation for your lost wages. You may also be able to recover compensation for any future loss of earnings if your injuries have caused permanent damage or disability.
  • Pain and suffering: This is a type of non-economic damage that can compensate you for the physical and emotional pain and suffering caused by your injuries.
  • Property damage: If your car was damaged or destroyed in the accident, you may be able to recover compensation for repairs or replacement costs.

If you have been involved in a car accident, it is important to speak with an experienced Rock Port car accident attorney to discuss your legal options.

Our personal injury lawyers at Peterson & Associates, P.C. have extensive experience helping innocent people seek compensation to cover their damages. Following your crash, our team will help you get the money you need for medical expenses, lost wages, and a variety of other losses and costs you face. Contact our Missouri law firm today by calling 816-888-8888 to schedule a free consultation to get started on your case.

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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.