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Crystal L Anderson of STERLING, Kansas was involved in a crash on Tuesday, July 17th 2018 at 11:00 am on the Kansas Turnpike. Anderson is a 59-year-old woman.
In the crash, Anderson was driving a 2005 PONTIAC GRAND AM. The crash happened here: KTA I35 SB MM 21.6 The police described the crash like this:
VEHICLE #1 HYDROPLANED AND STRUCK THE BARRIER WALL
Anderson was injured. Anderson was taken to SUMNER REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER.
The police said the damage to the 2005 PONTIAC GRAND AM with Kansas license plate number 503JTJ was not stated. It was insured by PROGRESSIVE. It was removed from the crash scene by DRIVEN AWAY.
How To Get the Highway Patrol Report
The Kansas State Highway Patrol Trooper with badge number K229 wrote up the report. The highway patrol assigned case number 2018-009888 to this crash. The KSHP charges $5.00 for each copy of the report plus additional fees of $2.00 for each witness statement. But you can call 877-925-1969 to request a free copy of the report. In order to get the report through the KSHP website, you must create a Kansas.gov account and give them your credit card. You must agree to be subject to Kansas Statute 45-230: Unlawful Use of Names Derived from Public Records. This statute imposes on those subject to it "a civil penalty in an action brought by the attorney general or county or district attorney" of up to "$500 for each violation."
Anderson may have an insurance claim against PROGRESSIVE or another insurance company. A lawyer will maximize the amount collected from the insurance companies. In most cases, injured people can recover money for their medical bills, lost wages, and for their pain and suffering—even if a family member was driving. In Kansas, Personal Injury Protection (PIP or No-fault) pays for medical expenses, rehabilitation, funeral expenses, lost wages, and in-home assistance for the driver and the passengers injured in a crash. It does not matter who is at fault. Getting a lawyer working on this case early will increase the amount of money Anderson recovers for injuries. For more information watch How Insurance Companies Take Advantage of the Little Guy.
Did the crash involve someone with no insurance? Was this a hit and run crash? Call 877-925-1969 to find out if you can still make a claim under the Kansas Automobile Assigned Risk Plan.
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