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Anthony R Peek of Medicine Lodge, Kansas was killed on Thursday, May 12, 2022 at 10:05 AM in Barber County, Kansas. Peek is a 58-year-old man.
The crash happened here: 2 miles south of Elm Mills Road on Mcadoo Road or approximately 6 miles south of Coats on Mcadoo Road.
In the crash, Peek was a driver. The police described the crash like this:
Vehicle 1 [the 2013 Kenworth Cement truck driven by Anthony Peek] was South-bound on McAdoo Road. As Vehicle 1 [the 2013 Kenworth Cement truck driven by Anthony Peek] crested over a hill, the right front tire caught loose sand at the edge of the roadway and the vehicle was pulled closer to the ditch. Vehicle 1 [the 2013 Kenworth Cement truck driven by Anthony Peek] over-corrected, entering the East ditch where it over-turned. Vehicle 1 [the 2013 Kenworth Cement truck driven by Anthony Peek] rolled numerous times and came to rest on its wheels facing North-West.
Peek's injuries were fatal. Peek was taken by ambulance to Larrison Funeral Home – Medicine Lodge.
The police said the 2013 Kenworth Cement Truck with Kansas license plate number 168660 damage was unknown. This vehicle was insured. Liberty Mutual Buyer Ins. insured this vehicle. This vehicle was removed by Private Tow. The police also said, “Company owning the vehicle arranged for its removal.”
How To Get the Highway Patrol Report
The Kansas Highway Patrol trooper with badge number K218 of the Kansas Highway Patrol wrote up the report. The highway patrol assigned report number 2022-005292 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.
Peek'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 Peek'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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