Irma O Colon of St Charles, Missouri was killed on Sunday, June 17th 2018 at 11:50 am in St Charles County, Missouri. Colon is a 47-year-old woman.
The crash happened here: Interstate 64 westbound on the Daniel Boone Bridge.
In the crash, Colon was a driver. The police described the crash like this:
VEHICLE 1 [THE 2017 VOLVO VNL DRIVEN BY NO NO DRIVER] WAS STOPPED IN THE RIGHT LANE DUE TO A VEHICLE MALFUNCTION. VEHICLE 2 [THE 2014 DODGE JOURNEY DRIVEN BY IRMA COLON] WAS TRAVELING BEHIND VEHICLE 1 [THE 2017 VOLVO VNL DRIVEN BY NO NO DRIVER] AND STRUCK VEHICLE 1 [THE 2017 VOLVO VNL DRIVEN BY NO NO DRIVER] IN THE REAR. ASSISTED BY SGT R. E. HOEHN (902), CPL A. M. COVAL (175), CPL D. F. ISRINGHAUSEN (1335), TPR J. V. BONDURANT (1468), AND CVO R. L. FAIN (W140
Colon's injuries were fatal. Colon was taken by Lonning Mortuary Services to St. Louis County Morgue.
The police said the damage to the 2017 Volvo Vnl with no driver was extensive. It was removed by Mcnamaras Towing. The damage to the 2014 Dodge Journey driven by Irma Colon was total. It was also removed by Mcnamaras Towing.
How To Get the Highway Patrol Report
Corporal V M Kasput and Crash Team Master Sergeant P J Kempke and Crash Team Sergeant P W Meyers of the Missouri State Highway Patrol wrote up the report. The highway patrol assigned report number 180365988 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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Colon'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 Colon'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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