Frances M Armstrong of Raymore, Missouri was killed on Sunday, July 15th 2018 at 3:17 pm in Platte County, Missouri. Armstrong is a 79-year-old woman.
The crash happened here: Route N at Jones Myer Road.
In the crash, Armstrong was a driver. The police described the crash like this:
***FATAL CRASH*** NEXT OF KIN NOTIFIED *** TROOP A FATAL CRASH # 37 AND FATALITY # 39 FOR 2018*** CRASH OCCURRED AS VEHICLE 1 [THE 2013 DODGE DRIVEN BY FRANCES ARMSTRONG] TRAVELLED OFF ROADWAY AND STRUCK EMBANKMENT. VEHICLE 1 [THE 2013 DODGE DRIVEN BY FRANCES ARMSTRONG] THEN OVERTURNED MULTIPLE TIMES AND CAME TO REST ON ITS WHEELS. DRIVER PRONOUNCED BY DR. CHRISTIE BROCK AT 1931 AT LIBERTY HOSPITAL. ASSISTED BY CPL C A TAIBI /648/, TPR J D HALL /1334/, PLATTE COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT, AND PARKVILLE POLICE DEPARTMENT
Armstrong's injuries were fatal. Armstrong was taken by Amr to Liberty Hospital.
The police said the damage to the 2013 Dodge driven by Frances Armstrong was total. It was removed by Express Tow.
How To Get the Highway Patrol Report
Trooper J M Harrison of the Missouri State Highway Patrol wrote up the report. The highway patrol assigned report number 180432720 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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Armstrong'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 Armstrong'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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