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Abby Stous of Manhattan, Kansas was killed on Friday, May 13, 2022 at 08:38 AM in Pottawatomie County, Kansas. Stous is a 38-year-old woman.
The crash happened here: U24 and Flush Road or 2 miles west of St. George Ks.
In the crash, Stous was a driver. The police described the crash like this:
Vehicle 1 [the 2021 Chevrolet Malibu driven by Abby Stous] was northbound on Flush Road and failed to yield at the stop sign at U24 and was struck on the drivers side by the truck going eastbound. Vehicle came to rest in the median.
Stous's injuries were fatal. Stous was taken by ambulance to Campanella & Stewart Funeral Home-Wamego.
The police said the 2021 Chevrolet Malibu with Kansas license plate number 870PRE damage was unknown. This vehicle was insured. Cincinnati Insurance Company insured this vehicle. This vehicle was removed by Manhattan Wrecker. It was taken to Lot.
How To Get the Highway Patrol Report
The Kansas Highway Patrol trooper with badge number K498 of the Kansas Highway Patrol wrote up the report. The highway patrol assigned report number 2022-005341 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.
Stous'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 Stous'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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