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Karen L Carter of Warrensburg., MO was injured on Sunday, April 03, 2022 at 12:20PM in Johnson County, Missouri. Carter is a 78-year-old woman.
The crash happened here: NW 800 Block of Hwy 13.
In the crash, Carter was a driver. The police described the crash like this:
CRASH OCCURRED AS A RESULT OF A MEDICAL ISSUE, VEHICLE 1 CROSSED THE CENTER OF THE ROAD, LEFT THE ROAD AND CAME TO REST AFTER STRIKING THE TREES. ASSISTED BY TPR. M. A. EBELING/209
Carter's injuries were serious. Carter was taken by Johnson County Ambulance District to Western Missouri Medical Center.
The police said the damage to the 2006 Dodge driven by Carter was total. It was removed by Towed By Tip Top Towing.
How To Get the Highway Patrol Report
Tpr D J Harms of the Missouri State Highway Patrol wrote up the report. The highway patrol assigned report number 220155074 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.
Carter 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 Carter 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