On Sunday, May, 27, Lon E. Larson, 85, of Versailles, was badly injured in a multi-car accident on Highway 52 at Cottonwood Road in Morgan County. The accident began when Ricky J. Lepper, 33, of Eldon, attempted to turn left from Highway 52 to Cottonwood Road and was struck by Mr. Larson’s vehicle while executing that turn. According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol crash report, Mr. Larson was seriously injured and had to be rushed from the scene to University Hospital for emergency care.
A traffic accident can be an exceptionally traumatic event in a person’s life. We at the law offices of Kevin J. Roach wish Mr. Larson a quick and thorough recovery.
Missouri offers a broad, robust, and thorough system of personal injury law meant to protect parties who are injured through other person’s negligent acts. Here, depending on a determination of fault, the person seeking compensation will be entitled to payment for any lost wages, pain and suffering, and any medical bills incurred as a result of the accident that are not also a result of their own negligence.
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.