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Lee’s Summit, MO – Nicholas Hammer Injured in Two-Vehicle Crash on I-470 near MM 6.2

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Lee’s Summit, MO (September 24, 2022) – Authorities in Jackson County were called to the scene of a motor vehicle accident that resulted in injuries. Just before 10:45 p.m., on September 22, calls for help came in surrounding a crash on Interstate 470.

Preliminary reports show that the driver of a 2014 Ford failed to maintain a single lane of travel on Interstate 470 near mile marker 6.2. As a result, the Ford crashed into a 2011 Jeep. The Ford then traveled off the roadway and collided with the tree.

A 22-year-old man involved in the crash, Nicholas Hammer of Belton, Missouri, was injured. Hammer was transported by Lee’s Summit Fire to Research Medical Center, where he was treated for moderate injuries.

Investigations are underway at this time by the Missouri State Highway Patrol.

We hope Nicholas Hammer is able to recover quickly and fully from his injuries.

Car Accidents in Missouri

Lee’s Summit, MO – Nicholas Hammer Injured in Two-Vehicle Crash on I-470 near MM 6.2Crashes in the state of Missouri take place every single day. Many of these accidents are caused by drivers’ negligence. Leading factors and vehicle collisions include:

  • Speeding drivers
  • Reckless drivers
  • Drivers who fail to yield
  • Drivers who are impaired by alcohol
  • Drivers who are under the influence of drugs
  • Drivers who change lanes recklessly

Regrettably, these and other acts of negligence continue to cause severe injuries to victims every day. We see many people left with significant injuries that require medical attention. Common injuries reported in auto crashes in our state include:

  • Brain injuries
  • Spinal cord injuries
  • Neck injuries
  • Back injuries
  • Hip fractures
  • Sprains and strains
  • Bruises and lacerations

If you are injured as a result of an accident, a car accident lawyer in Lee’s Summit is will be able to help you file a personal injury case against the person responsible. Our lawyers at Peterson & Associates, P.C. can help you pursue legal action and get justice.

For more than three decades, our team has fought to protect the legal rights of innocent parties who have been harmed by negligence. Following your crash, our team will conduct a thorough investigation. We will gather evidence from the scene of the crash. We will work with experts who can re-create your accident. We will work with financial experts who can determine your losses and damages. We will take various steps to ensure you have the best chances of getting justice.

Schedule a consultation with our team at Peterson & Associates, P.C. at your earliest convenience by calling 816-888-8888. Our team is here to help you get justice today.

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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.