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Kenneth L Bentley of Atlanta, Georgia was injured on Wednesday, April 06, 2022 at 11:40 AM in Sedgwick County, Kansas. Bentley is a 33-year-old man.
The crash happened here: K-96 eastbound at milepost 301; at the Kellogg eastbound ramp in Wichita, Ks.
In the crash, Bentley was a driver. The police described the crash like this:
Vehicle 1 [the 2014 International Semi driven by Kenneth Bentley] was on the ramp from Eastbound K-96 to Eastbound US-54. Vehicle 1 [the 2014 International Semi driven by Kenneth Bentley] lost control on the curve and overturned as it slid off of the roadway.
Bentley's injuries were minor. Bentley was taken by ambulance to Wesley Medical Center.
The police said the 2014 International Semi with Georgia license plate number C020DI damage was unknown. This vehicle was insured. Great American Insurance insured this vehicle. This vehicle was removed by Arrow Wrecker. The police also said, “Semi hauling a Wabash Trailer loaded with steel pallets.”
How To Get the Highway Patrol Report
The Kansas Highway Patrol trooper with badge number K520 of the Kansas Highway Patrol wrote up the report. The highway patrol assigned report number 2022-003951 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.
Bentley 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 Bentley 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