Helen Lomas, John Lomas, Jimmy Dinwiddie, Tammy Dinwiddie, and Edna Hoskins, were all injured in a traffic accident on Highway 39. The accident occurred at approximately 10 am on Sunday, May 13. The wreck began when John Lomas, 95, of Mount Vernon, pulled out of a private driveway and into the path of Edna Hoskins, 73, of Miller, MO. According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol crash report, all 5 suffered injuries though those suffered by Mr. and Mrs. Lomas were most severe. 11 year old Jimmy R. Dinwiddie, of Springfield, also suffered moderate injuries. All parties were transported to local hospitals for further evaluation and treatment, and all parties were wearing safety belts at the time of the accident.
A traffic accident can be a painful and even traumatic event. We at the law offices of Kevin J. Roach wish all parties a speedy and thorough recovery.
Missouri offers an extensive and developed system of personal injury law meant to protect those who have been hurt in accidents caused by the careless conduct of others. Here, the outcome of this claim will depend on a determination of fault, with the innocent parties empowered to seek compensation for their medical expenses, property damage, lost wages, and pain and suffering.
If you’ve been injured in a car wreck, consult the personal injury experts at the law offices of Kevin J. Roach, (866) 519-0085, today.