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Thomas M White of Park Hills, MO was injured on Sunday, June 12, 2022 at 9:35AM in St. Francois County, Missouri. White is a 61-year-old man.
The crash happened here: southbound US-67, near Fairgrounds exit.
In the crash, White was a driver. The police described the crash like this:
DRIVER 1 FAILED TO PROPERLY SECURE VEHICLE 1’S FIRE HOSE. VEHICLE 1’S FIRE HOSE BEGAN TO UNRAVEL ONTO SOUTHBOUND US-67. VEHICLE 1 PULLED OFF THE RIGHT SIDE OF THE ROADWAY WHILE DISPLAYING EMERGENCY LIGHTS. THE FRONT WHEEL OF VEHICLE 2 STRUCK ONE OF THE FIRE HOSE’S COUPLINGS. VEHICLE 2 BEGAN TO OVERTURN ONTO ITS RIGHT SIDE, SKID, AND TRAVEL OFF THE RIGHT SIDE OF THE ROADWAY. VEHICLE 2 CONTINUED TO SKID AND OVERTURN ONTO ITS LEFT SIDE. VEHICLE 2 CAME TO FINAL REST OFF THE RIGHT SIDE OF THE ROADWAY, ON ITS LEFT SIDE, FACING SOUTH. ASSISTED BY CPL. A. J. SHIBLEY (1408).
White's injuries were serious. White was taken by Arch Helicopter to Mercy Hospital – Saint Louis.
The police said the damage to the 2013 Kenworth Firetruck driven by Hicks was none. It was removed by Driven From Scene. The damage to the 2013 Suzuki Gsx1300Ral driven by White was extensive. It was removed by Towed To/By Marler’S Towing.
How To Get the Highway Patrol Report
Tpr R J Steele of the Missouri State Highway Patrol wrote up the report. The highway patrol assigned report number 220306436 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.
White 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 White 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