Nathan D Dunlap of Macon, Missouri was killed on Friday, June 22nd 2018 at 1:58 pm in Randolph County, Missouri. Dunlap is a 36-year-old man.
The crash happened here: County Road 2655 3 miles north of Clark.
In the crash, Dunlap was a driver. The police described the crash like this:
FATALITY CRASH – NEXT OF KIN NOTIFIED – VEHICLE 2 [THE 2010 MACK TRASH TRUCK DRIVEN BY NATHAN DUNLAP] FAILED TO YIELD AND WAS STRUCK BY VEHICLE 1 [THE GENERAL ELECTRIC TRAIN ENGINE DRIVEN BY SCOTT POPE]. SUBJECT WAS PRONOUNCED DECEASED AT THE SCENE BY RANDOLPH COUNTY CORONER DON BARRETT AT 1440. ASSISTED BY MSGT. BERRY #200, CPL. DUPPONG #824, CRASH TEAM SGT. COX #654, TPR. CRUTCHFIELD #912, CPL. PORTER #782, TPR. RILEY #861, AND SGT. BROWN #173
Dunlap's injuries were fatal. Dunlap was taken by Patton Funeral Home to Transported from the Scene.
The police said the damage to the General Electric Train Engine driven by Scott Pope was extensive. It was removed by Railroad Company. The damage to the 2010 Mack Trash Truck driven by Nathan Dunlap was total. It was removed by I 70 Towing Columbia Mo.
How To Get the Highway Patrol Report
Trooper Miller of the Missouri State Highway Patrol wrote up the report. The highway patrol assigned report number 180377012 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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