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Shaequala Shoulars of Omaha, Nebraska was injured on Monday, March 21, 2022 at 11:52 AM in Thomas County, Kansas. Shoulars is a 33-year-old woman.
The crash happened here: I70 exit 54 eastbound, or 1 mile west of Country Club Road.
In the crash, Shoulars was a passenger. The police described the crash like this:
Vehicle 1 [the 1999 Jeep Cherokee driven by Stetson Barnes] exited the roadway to the left. Vehicle 1 [the 1999 Jeep Cherokee driven by Stetson Barnes] drove several hundred feet in the median exited I70 overpass and collided with a concrete barrier on Range Ave in Colby.
Shoulars's injuries were serious. Shoulars was taken by ambulance to Colby Hospital.
The police said the 1999 Jeep Cherokee with Colorado license plate number AIP929 damage was unknown. This vehicle was removed by Colby Dodge. It was taken to Colby Dodge.
How To Get the Highway Patrol Report
The Kansas Highway Patrol trooper with badge number K82 of the Kansas Highway Patrol wrote up the report. The highway patrol assigned report number 2022-003361 to this crash. The KSHP charges $5.00 for each copy of the report plus additional fees of $2.00 for each witness statement. But you can call 877-925-1969 to request a free copy of the report. In order to get the report through the KSHP website, you must create a Kansas.gov account and give them your credit card. You must agree to be subject to Kansas Statute 45-230: Unlawful Use of Names Derived from Public Records. This statute imposes on those subject to it “a civil penalty in an action brought by the attorney general or county or district attorney” of up to “$500 for each violation.” 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 (blacked out).
The information in this article came from the Kansas Highway Patrol website.
Shoulars 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 Shoulars 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.
Photo credit: Missouri State Highway Patrol