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Colby L Nicol of Ava, Missouri was injured on Sunday, June 16th 2019 at 4:34 pm in Douglas County, Missouri. Nicol is a 15-year-old boy.
The crash happened here: Co Road P-312 13 miles southeast of Ava.
In the crash, Nicol was a driver. The police described the crash like this:
ACCIDENT OCCURRED AS BOTH VEHICLES WERE EASTBOUND ON CO RD P-312. VEHICLE #1 WAS FOLLOWING VEHICLE #2. VEHICLE #1 ATTEMPTED TO PASS VEHICLE #2 AND LOST CONTROL AND STRUCK VEHICLE #2. ALL SUBJECTS WERE EJECTED FROM BOTH VEHICLES
Nicol's injuries were minor. Nicol was not taken to the hospital in an ambulance.
The police said the damage to the 2017 Tiking ATV driven by Taylor Ridenour was minor. It was removed by . The damage to the 2003 Honda ATV Trx 250 Ex driven by Colby Nicol was minor. It was also removed by .
How To Get the Highway Patrol Report
Sergeant L S Elliott of the Missouri State Highway Patrol wrote up the report. The highway patrol assigned report number 190341599 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.
Nicol may have an insurance claim. A lawyer will maximize the amount collected from the insurance company. 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. Getting a lawyer working on this case early will allow Nicol to receive advice about preserving and gathering evidence and the value of their claim, which will help with the recovery. For more information watch How Insurance Companies Take Advantage of the Little Guy.
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