Richmond, MO – Crash with Injuries Reported on MO-210 at Route EE

Richmond, MO – Crash with Injuries Reported on MO-210 at Route EE

Richmond, MO (December 22, 2023) – Two people were transported to area hospitals with injuries due to a car crash that occurred in Ray County on Wednesday afternoon, December 20. At around 12:20 p.m., troopers with the Missouri State Highway Patrol were dispatched to the scene of a car crash that occurred on Missouri 210.

According to MSHP Trooper A C Hunolt, a 2006 Ford F150 was passing through the intersection of Missouri 210 and Route EE when the 17-year-old driver failed to stop at a stop sign. As a result, the vehicle proceeded forward and struck a 2004 Toyota Sequoia. Two people sustained injuries in the crash. A 17-year-old male and 43-year-old Michael Desmond of Richmond, Missouri, were both transported to North Kansas City Hospital. The crash is currently being investigated.

We hope Michael Desmond and the teen hurt in this crash recover quickly.

Car Accidents in Missouri

In 2020, Missouri recorded around 130,000 motor vehicle accidents, with many resulting in injuries for tens of thousands of individuals. Unfortunately, drivers who are reckless and negligent contribute to many of these accidents taking place. Some of the leading causes of automobile accidents that we see on our roadways include:

  • Drunk driving
  • Driver fatigue
  • Speeding
  • Distracted driving
  • Reckless driving
  • Tailgating
  • Failure to yield
  • Running red lights or stop signs

If you find yourself suffering debilitating injuries from a car crash caused by another person's negligence, seeking legal recourse by consulting a car accident lawyer in Missouri can offer the best chance at obtaining justice.

Your attorney will conduct a thorough investigation on your behalf, gathering vital evidence to support your case. They will build a robust lawsuit, demanding compensation for the multitude of losses and damages you have suffered. This can include medical expenses, lost earnings, pain and suffering, vehicle repair costs, and more. Acting quickly to reach out to a skilled and knowledgeable legal team is crucial in ensuring the best possible outcome for your pursuit of justice.

Martin & Wallentine, LLC, a respected Kansas City personal injury law firm, boasts decades of combined experience, wholeheartedly committed to securing justice for clients. Our adept attorneys are well-versed in advocating for individuals across Johnson County, tirelessly fighting to maximize compensation for injuries caused by others' negligence or recklessness. If you have been injured due to someone else's actions, call our Marshall personal injury law firm today at 913-764-9700 to schedule a free consultation with one of our skilled attorneys. We eagerly anticipate aiding your path to justice and facilitating your recovery from the injuries suffered.

Notes: Our writers utilized secondary sources when writing this news article about an accident. We have not independently reviewed all of the circumstances surrounding this accident; therefore, please get in touch with Martin & Wallentine, LLC right away if you locate any incorrect information in our post. We will update the post with the most accurate information currently available. A post will be removed upon request.

Disclaimer: We hope that by raising awareness about driving hazards, drivers will be more cautious when operating a motor vehicle and avoid being seriously injured in a collision. This accident news post is not a business solicitation. The content of this post is not intended to serve as medical or legal advice. This post's featured image was not captured at the accident scene depicted in the post.

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