Hugh Costello of Pine Bluff, Arkansas was killed in a crash on Monday, July 16th 2018 at 8:54 am in County, Arkansas. Costello is a 71-year-old man.
In the crash, Costello was a driver. The crash killed one and injured one. The police described the crash like this:
VEHICLE ONE (THE 2015 FORD DRIVEN BY HUGH COSTELLO) WAS FACING SOUTH ON U.S. HIGHWAY 65 AT THE INTERSECTION OF STATE HIGHWAY 81 PREPARING TO TURN LEFT. VEHICLE TWO (THE 1993 KENWORTH) WAS TRAVELING NORTHBOUND ON U.S. HIGHWAY 65 AND WAS APPROACHING THE INTERSECTION OF STATE HIGHWAY 81. VEHICLE ONE TURNED LEFT INTO THE PATH OF VEHICLE TWO CAUSING THE FRONT-END OF VEHICLE TWO TO COLLIDE WITH THE RIGHT SIDE OF VEHICLE ONE.
Police said the crash happened here: US HIGHWAY 65 @ SH 81. The weather was clear and the road was dry.
The crash killed Costello. The police have notified Costello's family members of the death.
Hugh Costello was driving south on U S 65 in a 2015 Ford. Curtis Criss was driving north on U S 65 in a 1993 Kenworth.
How To Get the Police Report
Trooper Brandon K Porter with Arkansas State Police wrote up the report. The Arkansas State Police assigned case number 236 to this crash. The Arkansas State Police charge $10.00 for each copy of the report plus additional fees for other evidence like photographs. To get the report through the Arkansas State Police, you must send them a form with your payment by check or money order. You have to send the filled-out form and the payment by mail to: Arkansas State Police; Attn: Crash Records Section; One State Police Plaza Drive; Little Rock, Arkansas 72209. But you can call 877-925-1969 right now to request a free copy of the police report.
Costello's family may have an insurance claim. A lawyer will maximize the amount collected from the insurance companies. 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 increase the amount of money Costello's family recovers for this wrongful death. For more information watch How Insurance Companies Take Advantage of the Little Guy.
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