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Jameshia L Hamilton of St Louis, MO was killed on Friday, April 01, 2022 at 12:33AM in St. Louis County, Missouri. Hamilton is a 26-year-old woman.
The crash happened here: westbound Interstate 44 west of Shrewsbury ave.
In the crash, Hamilton was a passenger. The police described the crash like this:
FATALITY TRAFFIC CRASH- VEHICLE 1 TRAVELED OFF THE RIGHT SIDE OF THE ROADWAY INTO A TREELINE AND STRUCK A TREE. OCCUPANT 1 WAS PRONOUNCED BY EMS PERSONNEL AT 0112 HOURS 04012022. ASSISTED BY CPL J D PROCKNOW (1453) SHREWSBURY PD AND WEBSTER GROVES PD
Hamilton's injuries were fatal. Hamilton was taken by Lonning Mortuary Service to St Louis County Morgue.
The police said the damage to the 2005 Ford Escape driven by Wilson was total. It was removed by Terrys Towing.
How To Get the Highway Patrol Report
Tpr J S Huskey McIu Team Sgt J A Mulkey and McIu Team Cpl C J North of the Missouri State Highway Patrol wrote up the report. The highway patrol assigned report number 220159885 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.
Hamilton's family may have an insurance claim. A lawyer will maximize the amount collected from the insurance company. In most cases, family members can recover money for the loss of a loved one—even if a family member was driving. Getting a lawyer working on this case early will allow Hamilton's family to receive advice about preserving and gathering evidence and the value of their claims, which will help with the recovery. For More Information Watch How Much is My Wrongful Death Claim Worth?.
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