Morning Collision on Highway 50 Seriously Injures Both Drivers


Jefferson City Missouri-

Two men have suffered serious injuries after a mid-morning collision, just outside of Jefferson City Missouri, in Moniteau County.

The Missouri State Highway Patrol report states, at approximately 10:00 a.m. on Tuesday March 15th, Roger Baker, 74, of Holts Summit Missouri was southbound on US-50 Highway at the Business US-50 Highway intersection. The report states that Roger Baker failed to stop his 2010 Hyundai Elantra at a stop sign and crashed into an eastbound vehicle driven by James Philbert, 62, of Jefferson City.

Philbert, who was driving a 2016 Peterbilt PB367, reported no injuries and drove his truck from the scene.

Roger Baker and his passenger, James Allison, 73, of Jefferson City, Missouri both sustained serious injuries in the car crash and were transported by Mid-Missouri Ambulance to St. Mary’s Hospital.

The accident wad investigated by Trooper B.A. Dettenwanger, 1323, and CPL. R.R. Ryerson, 859, of the Missouri State Highway Patrol’s, Troop F.
James Allison may have a claim against Roger Baker’s insurance company, State Farm Insurance Company. It is common in most cases that victims can recover money for all of their medical bills, lost wages, damages and for the past, current and future pain and suffering, they have or will experience.

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