At approximately 2:30 pm on Monday, May 28, Shannon D. Vaughn, Virginia L. Warren, Daniel T. Osborn, and Shawnda M. Peterson were injured in a multi-car crash on Highway WW at Highway AA in LaClede County. The accident occurred when Ms. Warren, 35, of Lebanon, attempted to execute a left hand turn from Highway WW onto Highway AA and was struck head on by a truck driven by Mr. Osborn, 20, also of Lebanon. According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol crash report, both drivers and their occupants were all transported to area hospitals for further observation and treatment.
A traffic accident can be a difficult and deeply traumatic experience. We at the law offices of Kevin J. Roach wish all parties a quick and thorough recovery.
Missouri offers a robust system of personal injury law meant to protect persons who have been injured through the negligence of another. Here, any recovery will depend on a determination of fault and may be effected by the injured parties own negligent acts (i.e. not wearing a seat-belt). Those injured will 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.