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Melissa A Fallert of Genevieve, MO was injured on Wednesday, May 11, 2022 at 7:56AM in Ste. Genevieve County, Missouri. Fallert is a 47-year-old woman.
The crash happened here: westbound Mo-32 east of Siebert Road.
In the crash, Fallert was a driver. The police described the crash like this:
VEHICLE 2 WAS STOPPED IN TRAFFIC WAITING TO MAKE A LEFT TURN INTO A PRIVATE DRIVEWAY. THE FRONT END OF VEHICLE 1 STRUCK THE REAR END OF VEHICLE 2. VEHICLE 1 TRAVELED OFF THE RIGHT SIDE OF THE ROADWAY, STRIKING A MAILBOX BEFORE COMING TO REST FACING WEST. VEHICLE 2 TRAVELED OFF THE RIGHT SIDE OF THE ROAD AND CAME TO REST FACING WEST.
Fallert's injuries were minor. Fallert was taken by Ste. Genevieve County Ambulance District to Ste. Genevieve County Memorial Hospital.
The police said the damage to the 2015 Ford Edge driven by Schwartz was moderate. It was removed by Towed To/By Ive’S Towing – Ste. Genevieve Lot. The damage to the 2015 Chevrolet Cruze driven by Fallert was extensive. It was removed by Towed To/By Ste. Genevieve Towing.
How To Get the Highway Patrol Report
Msgt W B Sevier of the Missouri State Highway Patrol wrote up the report. The highway patrol assigned report number 220238354 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).
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Fallert 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 Fallert 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