Wayland, MO (September 22, 2022) – Authorities in Clark County were called to the scene of a crash that left one man injured. Just before 2 p.m., on September 20, calls for assistance came in regarding a crash on US Highway 136.
Preliminary reports show that a 2010 Lexus LS 460 was traveling on US Highway 136 on the vehicle collided with a 2019 Subaru Outback. The Lexus then collided with a 2015 GMC Yukon. All three vehicles were severely damaged and had to be removed from the scene. The Missouri State Highway Patrol and firefighters blocked off the roadway for an extended period.
A 72-year-old man involved in the crash, Richard Dickerson, was injured. Dickerson, who is from Sugargrove, Illinois, was transported to Scotland Memorial Hospital, where he was treated for injuries.
The crash remains under investigation at this time.
Our thoughts are with Richard Dickerson at this time.
Car Accidents in Missouri
After being injured in an accident, you may be able to seek compensation from the person who caused you harm. Working with a knowledgeable attorney from Peterson & Associates, P.C. can help to ensure you are able to secure the maximum amount of compensation possible. Some of the damages that our team will help you recover compensation for include:
- Pain and Suffering: In Missouri, you can recover pain and suffering if the accident caused you serious physical or emotional injuries. This includes any injuries that occur as a direct result of being in the accident, like a broken bone or concussion. Our legal team will help you prove these damages in court and demand compensation for them.
- Loss of Income: If you were out of work because of the accident, you may be able to recover lost income. Our legal team can help you estimate how much money you would have earned if the accident hadn’t happened.
- Medical Expenses: If you were injured in a car accident, your medical expenses may be covered. Our legal team can provide information about whether medical bills are covered under your insurance policy and whether they are covered by Medicaid or Medicare.
- Property Damage: If your car was damaged in the accident, you may be able to recover damages for that damage. Our legal team can tell you how much money your car is worth and whether you can recover that value in a settlement.
If you were involved in a car accident in Missouri, please contact an experienced personal injury lawyer. Our Wayland car accident attorneys can help you determine your rights and potential damages.
Our lawyers at Peterson & Associates, P.C. are committed to helping innocent people get justice. We will help you pursue legal action following your crash. We will demand that the person who caused your pain and suffering is held accountable. Schedule a consultation by calling our team today at 816-888-8888 to get started.
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