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Joe K Miinch of Sedgewickville, MO was killed on Tuesday, May 10, 2022 at 2:35PM in Bollinger County, Missouri. Miinch is a 85-year-old man.
The crash happened here: Missouri 51- 5 miles south of Patton.
In the crash, Miinch was a driver. The police described the crash like this:
*FATALITY CRASH* *NEXT OF KIN NOTIFIED* CRASH OCCURRED AS VEHICLE TWO STRUCK VEHICLE ONE IN THE SIDE. PRONOUNCED AT PERRY COUNTY MEMORIAL HOSPITAL BY DR. JERRY KARR AT 1743 HOURS. TROOP E FATALITY NUMBER 22 FOR 2022
Miinch's injuries were fatal. Miinch was taken by Air Evac to Perry County Memorial Hospital In Perryville, Mo.
The police said the damage to the 2013 Ford Cmax driven by Yount was moderate. It was removed by Removed By Hulveys Towing. The damage to the Daihatsu Truck driven by Miinch was moderate. It was removed by Removed By Hulveys Towing.
How To Get the Highway Patrol Report
Tpr M R Ashby Asst By Sgt A N Miller of the Missouri State Highway Patrol wrote up the report. The highway patrol assigned report number 220236567 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.
Miinch'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 Miinch'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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