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Tyelia K Betts of St Louis, MO was injured on Tuesday, March 22, 2022 at 2:49PM in St. Louis County, Missouri. Betts is a 21-year-old woman.
The crash happened here: eastbound Interstate 70 west of Missouri 141.
In the crash, Betts was a driver. The police described the crash like this:
VEHICLE 1 CHANGED LANES AND THE DRIVER 1 LOST CONTROL DUE TO WET CONDITIONS. VEHICLE 1 TRAVELED OFF THE RIGHT SIDE OF THE ROADWAY, STRUCK A MODOT SIGN, SLID DOWN AN EMBANKMENT, AND STRUCK A TREE.
Betts's injuries were minor. Betts was taken by Pattonville Fire Protect District to Ssm Health Depaul Hospital.
The police said the damage to the 2007 Nissan Altima driven by Betts was total. It was removed by Towed By/To A&A Towing.
How To Get the Highway Patrol Report
Tpr S W Wulser of the Missouri State Highway Patrol wrote up the report. The highway patrol assigned report number 220143289 to this crash. The highway patrol charges $6.90 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 (blacked out).
I obtained the information prompting this solicitation from the Missouri State Highway Patrol website.
Betts 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 Betts 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