Ste Genevieve, MO (October 30, 2022) – Three people were left injured as a result of a crash between two vehicles that occurred in St. Genevieve on Saturday afternoon. Just after 1:45 p.m., on October 29, emergency crews were called to the scene of a crash on Interstate 55.
According to reports provided by authorities, a 2013 Ford Escape and a 2018 Dodge Grand Caravan were both traveling north on Interstate 55. For unknown reasons, the Ford rear-ended the Dodge near mile marker 159. The impact of the collision caused the Dodge to go off the side of the roadway and overturned.
Three people in the dogs were injured in the accident. The victims were identified as 39-year-old Blair Panzica, 33-year-old Patricia Panzica, and a 3-year-old female. Patricia Panzica was transported by Air Evac to Mercy Hospital in St. Louis, Missouri, for the treatment of serious injuries. The two other victims are transported by ambulance to the same hospital.
The crash remains under investigation at this time.
Our thoughts are with Patricia Panzica, Blair Panzica, and the child injured in this accident
Car Accidents in Missouri
If you have been hurt as a result of another driver’s negligence, you may be able to file a personal injury lawsuit against them. This type of legal claim can help you recover financial compensation for your damages.
In Missouri, car accidents can create a variety of damages that are recoverable by the victim. These damages can include lost wages, vehicle repair expenses, and medical costs. In some cases, the victim may be able to pursue other forms of damages as well.
The amount of damage that is recoverable in a car accident will depend on a number of factors, including the severity of the accident and the jurisdiction in which it occurred. The victim may be able to receive compensation for both personal injuries and property damage caused by the accident.
Lost wages can be a major source of income for victims of car accidents. This is because many people who are injured in an accident cannot return to their job right away. Instead, they must take time off work to heal and recover. If the accident resulted in long-term disability, then the victim may be eligible for additional benefits.
Vehicle repair expenses can also be significant losses for victims of car accidents. Depending on the type of vehicle involved in the accident, repairs may need to be made to both the vehicle itself and any property damage caused by it. This can include things like replacement windows or tires.
Medical expenses are also common costs associated with car accidents. This is because many people who are injured in an accident suffer from physical injuries as well as emotional trauma. If the accident was serious enough, it may even result in death. In these cases, survivors may be able to claim funeral costs and other related expenses.
If you have been injured as a result of a motor vehicle accident, a Ste Genevieve car accident lawyer can help you file your case and get justice. Schedule a consultation with our team at Peterson & Associates, P.C. today by calling 816-888-8888 to get started.
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