Cole County, Missouri-
According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol report, the accident took place on Sunday afternoon February 4th at approximately 2:20pm.
Taylor Pritchett, 23, of Wardsville, was travelling southbound on Route B towards St. Thomas, just south of Schulte Lane in her 2012 Volkswagon Passat.
A northbound 2004 Ford F150 driven by Dwight Papunta, 39, of Meta, slid out of control and into the path of Pritchett’s Volkswagon, causing the head-on collision.
Pritchett sustained moderate injuries in the crash and was transported by Cole County EMS to SSM Saint Mary’s in Jefferson City.
Papunta along with 2 passengers, Frank Papunta, 41, of Centertown, and Robert Papunta, 15, of Meta, sustained minor to moderate injuries. They were also transported by Cole County EMS to Capital Region Medical Center in Jefferson City.
Our thoughts and prayers go out to both the Pritchett and Papunta families. We wish everyone a speedy and complete recovery.
The accident was investigated by the Missouri State Highway Patrol’s Sgt. S.M. Lance, 1262, and Tpr. A.E. Klempke, 1341.
The preliminary report is #180070885.
Taylor Pritchett of Wardsville may have a claim against State Farm Insurance, the insurance company that insures Mr. Papunta’s 2004 Ford F150 truck. 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.
An experienced, serious injury and wrongful death attorney will advise the families and manage their claims against the big insurance companies. The attorney will protect their interests, so Taylor Pritchett and her family can focus on her recovery. An experienced attorney with a proven track record, will also organize all of the evidence, track and organize all of the medical records and billing, and negotiate with the insurance companies on behalf of Taylor Pritchett.
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