Danny L Welte of Lancaster, Missouri was killed on Thursday, July 5th 2018 at 10:43 am in Macon County, Missouri. Welte is a 73-year-old man.
The crash happened here: US 63 north Bound 2 miles south of Atlanta, MO.
In the crash, Welte was a passenger. The police described the crash like this:
FATALITY ACCIDENT: NEXT OF KIN NOTIFIED. VEHICLE 1 [THE 2005 DODGE DURANGO DRIVEN BY DONNA WELTE] TRAVELLED OFF THE LEFT SIDE, OVER CORRECTED, THEN TRAVELLED BACK ACROSS THE ROADWAY AND TRAVELLED OFF THE RIGHT SIDE AND OVERTURNED EJECTING THE PASSENGER. PASSENGER WAS PRONOUNCED DECEASED AT 1051 BY PARAMEDIC PATRICK STUFFLEBEAN FROM MACON SAMARITAN HOSPITAL
Welte's injuries were fatal. Welte was taken by Macon County Coroner to Greening Eagan Hayes Funeral Home in Macon, Mo.
The police said the damage to the 2005 Dodge Durango driven by Donna Welte was total. It was removed by Stills Towing Macon Mo.
How To Get the Highway Patrol Report
Trooper Sapp of the Missouri State Highway Patrol wrote up the report. The highway patrol assigned report number 180408839 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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