William K Grady of Forsyth, Missouri was killed on Monday, February 12th 2018 at 11:50 pm in Taney County, Missouri. Grady is a 57-year-old man.
The crash happened here: US 160 at Anthony Street, 2 miles east of Forsyth.
In the crash, Grady was a driver. The police described the crash like this:
FATALITY ACCIDENT – THIS IS TROOP D’S 15TH FATALITY FOR 2018 – NEXT OF KIN NOTIFIED – VEHICLE 1 [THE 1995 FORD F 150 DRIVEN BY WILLIAM GRADY] RAN OFF THE ROADWAY AND STRUCK A ROCK WALL EJECTING THE DRIVER – TANEY COUNTY CORONER TONY MULLER RESPONDED TO THE SCENE AND PRONOUCED AT 2358 HOURS
Grady's injuries were fatal. Grady was taken to Kse Funeral Home in forsyth.
The police said the damage to the 1995 Ford F 150 driven by William Grady was total. It was removed by Jims.
How To Get the Highway Patrol Report
Trooper K R Copeland of the Missouri State Highway Patrol wrote up the report. The highway patrol assigned report number 180087467 to this crash. The highway patrol charges $5.75 for each certified report (certification required for court). But you can call 877-925-1969 to request a free copy of the report. The highway patrol is currently backlogged and they state on their website that you will have to wait 10 days and may have to wait an "extended period of time" beyond that for the report. Further, unless you qualify under the Federal Driver's Privacy Protection Act, the report you get will have important and necessary information such as photographs, social security numbers, driver license numbers, names, addresses and telephone numbers redacted or blacked out.
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Grady's family may have an insurance claim. A lawyer will maximize the amount collected from the insurance company. In most cases, family members can recover money for the loss of a loved one—even if a family member was driving. Getting a lawyer working on this case early will allow Grady's family to receive advice about preserving and gathering evidence and the value of their claims, which will help with the recovery. For More Information Watch How Much is My Wrongful Death Claim Worth?.
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