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Richard A Dobbins of Excelsior Springs, MO was killed on Monday, May 23, 2022 at 10:12AM in Clay County, Missouri. Dobbins is a 30-year-old man.
The crash happened here: US-69 at north Jesse James Road.
In the crash, Dobbins was a driver. The police described the crash like this:
*** FATAL CRASH *** NEXT OF KIN NOTIFIED. TROOP A FATAL CRASH #19, FATALITY #20 FOR 2022. OCCURRED AS VEH1 FAILED TO YIELD AT A LIGHTED INTERSECTION AND STRUCK VEH2 ON THE PASSENGER SIDE. VEH2 THEN STRUCK THE FRONT OF VEH3. VEH1 OVERTURNED INTO DITCH, EJECTING DVR1. DVR1 PRONOUNCED ON SCENE AT 1019 BY PARAMEDIC SCOTT GUTHRIE. ASSISTED BY TPR C M MCDONALD /892/ AND MSGT R A WOOD /788/.
Dobbins's injuries were fatal. Dobbins was taken to Released To Forensic Medical.
The police said the damage to the 2000 Dodge driven by Dobbins was total. It was removed by Towed By Rite-Way Tow, Excelsior Springs. The damage to the 2012 Nissan driven by Neary was total. It was removed by Towed By Rite-Way Tow, Excelsior Springs. The damage to the 2019 Chevrolet driven by Webber was total. It was removed by Towed By Rite-Way Tow, Excelsior Springs.
How To Get the Highway Patrol Report
Cpl J Ewing and McIu Team Sgt H A Sears of the Missouri State Highway Patrol wrote up the report. The highway patrol assigned report number 220262566 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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Dobbins'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 Dobbins'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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