Two Motorcyclists Injured when Truck Runs Stop Sign

A Missouri tractor trailer accident sent a man from St. Joseph and a woman from Independence when a tractor trailer ran a stop sign. The Missouri truck accident occurred on June 7, 2011 at 2:06pm.

The accident occurred at the Carmack Junction of US-169 at US-136, 4 miles west of Albany, Missouri. Truck driver John C. Parmenter of Albany, Missouri began the accident when he failed to stop a 2001 International Truck Model 2545 at a stop sign. Parmenter drove the massive tractor trailer through the intersection into traffic. A 2004 Harley Davidson motorcycle driven by Mickey L. McCaray of St. Joseph, Missouri struck the passenger side of the tractor trailer. The motorcycle was totaled. The tractor trailer sustained minor damage.

Both motorcyclists were injured in the accident. McCaray sustained moderate injuries. He was taken to Northwest Medical Center by Grand River ambulance. Motorcycle passenger Mandalena G. Juarbe was seriously injured in the accident. Lifenet transported her to Heartland Regional Medical Center in St. Joseph, Missouri.

An accident victim’s injuries after a Missouri tractor trailer motorcycle accident are often severe. When a massively tractor trailer crashes into a motorcycle, there is a high risk of Missouri serious injury and death. In one Benton County accident, a Missouri motorcyclist suffered permanent brain damage as a result of the accident. The accident victim in that case reached a multi-million dollar settlement with the truck driver’s insurance company.

Truck accident victims can sue trucking companies even if the truck driver’s individual negligence or recklessness caused the Missouri truck accident. The doctrine of respondeat superior makes employers legally responsible for the negligence of their employees if the employee was acting within the scope of employment. That doctrine makes trucking companies legally responsible for injuries resulting from truck driver negligence. Respondeat superior is a form of vicarious liability, in which one party is legally responsible for the actions of another.

For example, if a truck driver causes an accident by negligently running a stop sign, the truck accident victims could obtain compensation for their injuries from the trucking company. Respondeat superior helps victims become fully compensated for their injuries, since trucking companies often have a better ability to pay than their drivers.

December 6th, 2011 by Ryan E. Bradley

Ryan Bradley is a trial lawyer and owner of The Bradley Law Firm. He specializes in catastrophic personal injury ad wrongful death cases.

Our Results

Our Personal Injury Attorneys have proudly collected TENS OF MILLIONS of dollars in compensation for clients. Below are some of our recent personal injury case results.

$30M Sexual Assault
$14.25M Motorcyle Crash
$10.5M Fatal Wreck
$4M Product Liability
$4M Wrongful Death
$2M 18-Wheeler Wreck
$2M Wrongful Death Trucking Crash
$2M Wrongful Death Tractor Trailer
$1.7M Van Crash
$1M Truck Crash
$1M 18-Wheeler Wreck
$321K Auto Crash
$300K Motorcycle Wreck
$300K SUV Wreck
$225K Truck Crash

View All Results →


What Our Clients Are Saying

"Overall, I had a great experience working with The Bradley Law Firm!! I would recommend Ryan and his team to anyone. Being involved in a car accident can be quite stressful and dealing with insurance companies can be even more stressful. Having Ryan in my corner lifted a huge burden off my shoulders and made this process much easier for me. They handled everything. Tina is great…she is awesome! She’s extremely patient and kept me informed throughout the entire process. The Bradley Law Firm team is very personable, easy to talk to, and a pleasure to work with."


St Louis Personal Injury Lawyer

Our Results

Our Personal Injury Attorneys have proudly collected TENS OF MILLIONS of dollars in compensation for clients.

St Louis Personal Injury Lawyer

Our Mission

It is our mission to ensure you receive a maximum recovery for all of your damages, to the fullest extent under the law.


We Maintain the Highest Possible Ratings from Professional Organizations


Contact the Bradley Law Firm

St. Louis

1424 Washington Ave
Suite #300
St. Louis, MO 63103


google map

Kansas City, Missouri

107 W. 9th Street
2nd Floor
Kansas City, MO 64105


google map
Our FirmPractice AreasContact UsSitemap

St. Louis Lawyer Disclaimer: The legal information offered herein by The Bradley Law Firm, is not formal legal advice, nor is it the formation of an attorney client relationship. In order for our firm to be considered your attorney there must be a signed agreement between the client and the firm. Any results set forth herein are based solely upon the circumstances of that particular case and offer no promise or guarantee upon the outcome of any other case. Please contact a lawyer for a consultation. This site is not intended to solicit clients outside the State of Missouri or Illinois. The Bradley Law Firm may co-counsel or associate with other law firms around the country at its discretion from initial intake through litigation when it deems appropriate.

Follow Us on Social Media

Image Image Image
314-293-5753, 314-470-1786, 314-668-9253

© 2018, The Bradley Law Firm.

Bradley Law Firm Bradley Law Firm 1424 Washington Ave., #300 St. Louis, MO 63103 314-400-0000 Prices Vary St Louis Personal Injury Lawyer - 5 stars - based on 46 reviews