On May 4th at approximately 12:41 pm, Phillip Weeks, 47, of Richland, MO, Tammy Weeks, 44, also of Richland, MO, and Phillip Weeks, Jr., 17, also of Richland, MO, were injured following an accident that occurred on Highway T at Glacier Point Road. According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol report, the accident occurred when a vehicle driven by Justin Clark, 35, of Stoutland, MO, failed to negotiate a turn and struck the front of the Weeks’ vehicle. Ms. Weeks and Mr. Weeks, Jr. sustained minor injuries and Mr. Weeks, Sr. sustained serious injuries. Mr. Weeks, Sr. was transported via EMS to a nearby hospital to be treated.
A traffic accident can be a tough and even stressful experience. We at the law offices of Kevin J. Roach wish all parties a quick and thorough recovery.
Missouri offers a full system of personal injury laws meant to protect persons who are injured through the negligent actions of another. Here, the driver and passengers of the second vehicle could recover if they prove the first vehicle caused the accident. The party seeking compensation will be entitled to payment for any lost wages, damaged property, and any medical bills incurred as a direct result of the accident.
If you’ve been injured in an auto accident, consult the personal injury experts at the law offices of Kevin J. Roach, (866) 519-0085, today.