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Jennifer Hooten of Chicopee, Massachusetts was injured on Wednesday, May 04, 2022 at 11:45 AM on the Kansas Turnpike. Hooten is a 48-year-old woman.
The crash happened here: I35 74.2 Nb (butler).
In the crash, Hooten was a driver. The police described the crash like this:
Vehicle 1 [the 2013 HONDA CIVIC driven by Jennifer Hooten] was nb in the right lane, lost control on wet roadway, spun to the left striking the barrier wall, went off the right side of the road and struck the fence.
Hooten's injuries were minor. Hooten was taken by ambulance to Susan B. Allen.
The police said the 2013 Honda Civic with Massachusetts license plate number 2WWT75 damage was not functional. This vehicle was insured. GEICO insured this vehicle. This vehicle was removed by Arrow Wrecker.
How To Get the Highway Patrol Report
The Kansas Highway Patrol trooper with badge number K341 of the Kansas Highway Patrol wrote up the report. The highway patrol assigned report number 2022-004974 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.
Hooten 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 Hooten 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