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Pike, MO – John Arnett Injured in Traffic Wreck on Pike County Rd 461 near US-54

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Pike, MO (September 30, 2022) – A traffic incident took place in Pike County on Tuesday afternoon that left one man seriously injured. At 3:20 p.m., on September 27, emergency crews were called to the site of a collision on County Road 461.

Preliminary reports show that a crash between a 2022 Ford e- 350 and a General Electric SD70ACE took place on Pike County Road 461 in the area near US Highway 54.

The Ford was left totaled as a result of the crash.

The driver of the Ford, 51-year-old John Arnett from St. Louis, Missouri, suffered serious injuries of the crash. He was transported by Survival Flight to Mercy Hospital in St. Louis, Missouri, for emergency medical care.

The crash is under investigation at this time.

Our thoughts are with John Arnett as we hope for his full recovery.

Car Accidents in Missouri

Pike, MO – John Arnett Injured in Traffic Wreck on Pike County Rd 461 near US-54Crashes in Missouri leave countless people injured every day. Unfortunately, people who are harmed in crashes often require extensive medical treatment. We see victims left with serious injuries that negatively impact their health and wellbeing immediately and indefinitely. Some common injuries reported in car crashes include:

  • Bruises and cuts
  • Broken bones
  • Concussions
  • Whiplash
  • Neck injuries
  • Back injuries
  • Spinal cord injuries
  • Brain injuries
  • Internal bleeding
  • Organ damage

Regrettably, many accidents take place due to the negligent actions of others. When drivers fail to maintain control of their vehicle in a manner that is respectful of others, the chances of crashes are greatly increased. Some of the most common causes of vehicle wrecks in our state include:

  • Speeding
  • Distracted driving
  • Impaired driving
  • Weather conditions
  • Poor road conditions

If another person’s reckless or negligent actions have caused you harm, you may be able to file a personal injury claim against them. A car accident lawyer in Pike can help you pursue legal action following your crash.

Our lawyers at Peterson & Associates, P.C. are here to help you get justice. Our team will build a solid claim on your behalf. We will fight to ensure you are able to secure is the maximum amount of compensation possible for your case. Our lawyers will fight fearlessly to ensure you are able to get justice. Schedule a consultation at our law firm by calling 816-888-8888 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.