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Susan L Eaton of Cherryville, MO was killed on Friday, April 01, 2022 at 4:51PM in Crawford County, Missouri. Eaton is a 62-year-old woman.
The crash happened here: Hwy 19 south of Hwy HH.
In the crash, Eaton was a driver. The police described the crash like this:
OCCURRED AS VEHICLE 1 TRAVELED OFF THE RIGHT SIDE OF THE ROADWAY, VEHICLE 1 OVERCORRECTED TO THE LEFT SIDE OF THE ROADWAY, RETURNED TO THE ROADWAY AND OVERTURNED, THEN TRAVELED OFF THE LEFT SIDE OF THE ROAD AND STRUCK A TREE. PRONOUNCED BY ASSISTANT CORONER NIKKI BUSSELL AT 1706 HOURS. NEXT OF KIN NOTIFIED. THIS IS TROOP I’S FIRST FATALITY FOR APRIL AND SIXTH FOR 2022. ASSISTED BY MSGT M D WARD (1208)
Eaton's injuries were fatal. Eaton was taken by Assistant Coroner to Hutson Funeral Home.
The police said the damage to the 2005 Ford Focus driven by Eaton was total. It was removed by Towed By Miles And Sons.
How To Get the Highway Patrol Report
Tpr J D Sanders of the Missouri State Highway Patrol wrote up the report. The highway patrol assigned report number 220161249 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.
Eaton'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 Eaton'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?.
Photo credit: Missouri State Highway Patrol