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Warren, MO – Joseph Hallemeier Injured in Auto Wreck on MO-47 near Hilltop Trails Dr

Categorized as Auto Accidents, Personal Injury

Warren, MO (October 14, 2022) – A traffic collision took place in Warren County on Wednesday evening that left one man injured. On October 12, troopers with the Missouri State Highway Patrol responded to a crash on Missouri State Route 47.

According to local law enforcement, at around 4:55 p.m., the driver of a 2004 Chevrolet Impala was traveling on the southbound side of Missouri State Route 47 when they lost control of the vehicle. As a result, the vehicle entered the southbound lane and struck a 2011 Chevrolet Silverado just south of Hilltop trails Drive. The impact of the crash sent the Chevrolet off the right side of the road.

The driver of the Silverado, 32-year-old Joseph Hallemeier, suffered injuries as a result of the crash. He was transported to SSM health St. Joseph Hospital Lake St. Louis by Warren County Ambulance District, where he underwent emergency care.

At this time, the incident remains under investigation.

Our thoughts are with Joseph Hallemeier at this time.

Car Accidents in Missouri

Warren, MO - Joseph Hallemeier Injured in Auto Wreck on MO-47 near Hilltop Trails DrCrashes occur every single day in the state of Missouri. There are many cases where people are left with severe injuries. We see many people suffer from traumatic brain injuries, broken bones, and even neck and back injuries, all of which have a devastating impact on their lives.

Trying to overcome painful injuries following a motor vehicle accident can be devastating. When injured parties are hurt in accidents due to negligent drivers, they may be able to pursue legal action. It is important to understand what the most common causes of crashes are in our state and the legal options available to help you move forward after being harmed.

According to the Missouri Highway Patrol, the leading causes of vehicle crashes in Missouri are:

  • Distracted driving
  • Driving under the influence of drugs or alcohol
  • Speeding
  • Reckless driving
  • Fatigued driving
  • Weather conditions
  • Road conditions
  • Mechanical issues

If you have been injured as a result of a motor vehicle accident, you may be able to file a personal injury case against the responsible party. This type of legal claim can help you recover financial compensation to alleviate the losses and costs to face. Some of the damages that you can seek compensation for following your accident include:

  • Lost wages
  • Lost earning capacity
  • Long-term care expenses
  • Medical care costs for surgery, hospitalization, etc.
  • Pain and suffering
  • Loss of quality of life
  • Loss of consortium
  • Vehicle repair costs or replacement fees

If you’ve been involved in a car accident in Missouri, it’s important to speak with a skilled Warren car accident attorney as soon as possible. At Peterson & Associates, P.C., we have over 30 years of experience handling all types of car accident cases, and we know what it takes to get our clients the compensation they deserve. To schedule a free consultation with one of our lawyers, call us at 816-888-8888 or fill out our contact form.

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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.