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Jessica L Williams of Puxico, MO was killed on Saturday, April 02, 2022 at 9:15PM in Stoddard County, Missouri. Williams is a 33-year-old woman.
The crash happened here: MO 51 .25 mile south of Puxico.
In the crash, Williams was a pedestrian. The police described the crash like this:
**** FATALITY CRASH *** NEXT OF KIN NOTIFIED **** VEH1 TRAVELING NB ON MO 51 AND STRUCK THE PEDESTRIAN IN THE ROADWAY. WILLIAMS SUBJECT WAS PRONOUNCED BY DR. RAMESH GUTHIKONDA AT 2222 HRS AT POPLAR BLUFF REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER. **** FATALITY #16 FOR TROOP E 2022
Williams's injuries were fatal. Williams was taken by Ambulance to Poplar Bluff Regional Medical Center.
The police said the damage to the 2011 Chevrolet Malibu driven by Swasho was extensive. It was removed by Towed By Sams Wrecker Of Puxico.
How To Get the Highway Patrol Report
Cpl J K Brooks of the Missouri State Highway Patrol wrote up the report. The highway patrol assigned report number 220164020 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.
Williams'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 Williams'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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