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Gregory W Hanneken of Robertsville, MO was injured on Friday, April 01, 2022 at 7:33PM in Franklin County, Missouri. Hanneken is a 51-year-old man.
The crash happened here: westbound Interstate 44 at mile marker 257.6.
In the crash, Hanneken was a driver. The police described the crash like this:
VEHICLE 1 WAS STOPPED IN LANE 3 DUE TO A CRASHED VEHICLE AHEAD OF IT. VEHICLE 2 WAS STOPPED BEHIND VEHICLE 1. VEHICLE 3 WAS APPROACHING THE REAR OF VEHICLE 2. VEHICLE 3 STRUCK THE REAR OF VEHICLE 2 ROTATING IT AND PUSHING IT FORWARD. THE LEFT SIDE OF VEHICLE 2 STRUCK THE REAR OF VEHICLE 1. VEHICLE 3 LEFT THE SCENE.
Hanneken's injuries were serious. Hanneken was taken by Meramec Ambulance District to Mercy Hospital St Louis.
The police said the damage to the 2020 Thomas School Bus driven by Beck was minor. It was removed by Driven From Scene. The damage to the 2002 Jeep Grand Cherokee driven by Hanneken was total. It was removed by Towed / By Big Boys. The damage to the Unknown Make Or Model Pick Up Truck driven by No driver was -. It was removed by Driven From Scene.
How To Get the Highway Patrol Report
Cpl R A Leclaire of the Missouri State Highway Patrol wrote up the report. The highway patrol assigned report number 220161723 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.
Hanneken 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 Hanneken 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