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Chaz A Streu of Kidder, Missouri was killed on Tuesday, June 11th 2019 at 7:45 am in Grundy County, Missouri. Streu is a 25-year-old man.
The crash happened here: MO 6 – 8 miles west of Trenton.
In the crash, Streu was a driver. The police described the crash like this:
FATALITY CRASH NEXT OF KIN NOTIFIED- CRASH OCURRED AS VEHICLE 1 [THE 1999 VOLVO DUMP TRUCK DRIVEN BY CHAZ STREU] WAS EASTBOUND ON MO 6. VEH 1 SKIDDED, TRAVELLED ACROSS THE CENTER OF THE ROADWAY AND TRAVELLED OFF THE NORTH SIDE OF MO 6. VEH 1 STRUCKAN EMBANKMENT AND OVERTURNED. VEH 1 CAME TO REST ON IT’S DRIVER SIDE ON THE NORTH SIDE OF MO 6 FACING NORTH. ASSISTED BY SGT J. J. RONGEY (689), MCIU #1 SGT G. D. WARD (1189), TPR. C. D. OHARA (476), CVO K. L. SHEWEY (W066), AND CVO R. E. POWELL (W129)
Streu's injuries were fatal. Streu was taken by Grundy County EMS Pronounced At 0845 Hours to Wright Memorial Hospital in Trenton Mo.
The police said the damage to the 1999 Volvo Dump Truck driven by Chaz Streu was total. It was removed by Bridgemans.
How To Get the Highway Patrol Report
Trooper B N Raney of the Missouri State Highway Patrol wrote up the report. The highway patrol assigned report number 190329843 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.
I obtained the information prompting this solicitation from the Missouri State Highway Patrol website.
Streu'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 Streu'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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