On Friday, June 1, Lillie Teufel, 84, Waynesville, her unidentified passenger, and Marilyn Gray, 68, of Rolla, were all injured in a multi-car accident on Highway 76 at the Highway 465 intersection. The accident occurred at approximately 11 am when Ms. Teufel attempted to execute a left hand turn into the path of Ms. Gray’s vehicle. Ms. Gray then struck Ms. Teufel in the side. According to the crash report, all parties suffered injury with Ms. Gray, who was not wearing a safety belt at the time, determined to be in serious condition. Ms. Gray was transported to Mercy Hospital by AirMed.
A traffic accident can be a difficult and even deeply traumatic experience, and we at the law offices of Kevin J. Roach wish all parties a thorough and swift recovery.
Missouri offers a robust system of personal injury law meant to protect persons who have been injured or killed through the negligence of another. Here, Ms. Teufel was likely at fault and Ms. Gray (and Ms. Teufel’s unidentified passenger) would be entitled to payment for any lost wages, pain and suffering, damaged property, and medical bills incurred as a result of the accident.
If you’ve been injured in a car accident, consult the personal injury experts at the law offices of Kevin J. Roach, (866) 519-0085, today.