Memphis, MO Couple Killed in Tragic Crash

According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, in a Sunday afternoon crash, 77-year-old Elva Farris was driving northbound on Missouri Route AA when she attempted to cross Highway 54. Farris attempted to cross the highway, but failed to yield to an oncoming motorcycle, colliding with a Memphis, MO couple. The motorcycle was traveling eastbound on 54 in Miller County, Missouri when it was struck by the side of the SUV.

In this tragic Missouri motorcycle crash, Christopher Vanhoozen, 40, and Cynthia Vanhoozen, 38, were both pronounced dead at the scene. The investigation is ongoing, and there is still no word on the date and time of the funeral services. From all of the lawyers at, our thoughts and prayers go out to the entire Memphis, Missouri community in the wake of this serious tragedy.

Unfortunately, following a devastating loss, there is nothing anyone can do or say to lessen the pain of the victim’s family. However, for whatever it is worth, the lawyers at feel blessed that they are in the position to help grieving family members by providing with them with advice, helping them with arrangments, and potentially winning them compensation following a loss. If you have lost a loved one to a tragic motorcycle accident or car crash, please give one of our compassionate, skilled attorneys a call today at 314.409.7060. We promise that you will feel confident putting us to work for you, while you focus on mourning and recovering from your loss. Remember, we NEVER charge a single fee unless we win your loved one’s case.

Christopher Dixon

Personal Injury Attorney at The Dixon Injury Firm
Christopher R. Dixon is the managing attorney and founder of The Dixon Injury Firm. The Dixon Injury Firm has helped injury victims recover over $35,000,000 through verdicts, settlements and judgments. Chris is recognized as a Top 100 Trial Lawyer by the National Trial Lawyers Association, and among their Top 40 Under 40 Trial Attorneys. Recognized as a Lifetime Member of Million Dollar Advocates Forum, Chris aggressively fights for those injured through the careless, negligent and intentional conduct of others. Call today for a FREE consultation by calling 314-409-7060 or toll-free 855-402-7274.

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