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Ponciano Morin Balderas of , Unknown was injured on Saturday, April 30, 2022 at 09:47 PM in Wyandotte County, Kansas. Balderas is a 39-year-old man.
The crash happened here: I435 northbound milemaker 8.8 or I435 northbound Over Woodend.
In the crash, Balderas was a passenger. The police described the crash like this:
Vehicle 1 [the 2002 Chevrolet 3500 driven by Jose Sanchez Cervantes] was northbound on I435 in unknown lane, Vehicle 2 [the 2022 Ford Mavrick driven by Justin Crouch] was northbound in #3 lane. Vehicle 1 [the 2002 Chevrolet 3500 driven by Jose Sanchez Cervantes] struck Vehicle 2 [the 2022 Ford Mavrick driven by Justin Crouch] then Vehicle 1 [the 2002 Chevrolet 3500 driven by Jose Sanchez Cervantes] struck the bridge rail. Vehicle 1 [the 2002 Chevrolet 3500 driven by Jose Sanchez Cervantes] overcorrected and overturned. Vehicle 1 [the 2002 Chevrolet 3500 driven by Jose Sanchez Cervantes] came to a rest on all four tires in the #2 lane.
Balderas's injuries were serious. Balderas was taken by ambulance to Overland Park Regional.
The police said the 2002 Chevrolet 3500 with Missouri license plate number 2UFX02 damage was unknown. This vehicle was removed by All City Tow.
How To Get the Highway Patrol Report
The Kansas Highway Patrol trooper with badge number K181 of the Kansas Highway Patrol wrote up the report. The highway patrol assigned report number 2022-004853 to this crash. The KSHP charges $5.00 for each copy of the report plus additional fees of $2.00 for each witness statement. But you can call 877-925-1969 to request a free copy of the report. In order to get the report through the KSHP website, you must create a Kansas.gov account and give them your credit card. You must agree to be subject to Kansas Statute 45-230: Unlawful Use of Names Derived from Public Records. This statute imposes on those subject to it “a civil penalty in an action brought by the attorney general or county or district attorney” of up to “$500 for each violation.” 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).
The information in this article came from the Kansas Highway Patrol website.
Balderas 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 Balderas 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