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Donald R Rowson II of Wichita, Kansas was injured on Monday, August 15, 2022 at 09:16 AM in Sedgwick County, Kansas. Rowson is a 48-year-old man.
The crash happened here: K-42 eastbound at milepost 75 or 0.25 miles southwest from 79th Street south and 3 miles northwest of Clearwater, Ks.
In the crash, Rowson was a driver. The police described the crash like this:
Vehicle 1 [the 2008 Mack Truck driven by Donald Rowson] was Eastbound on K42 when it experienced a catastrophic tire blow out on the drivers side. Vehicle 1 [the 2008 Mack Truck driven by Donald Rowson] went left of center and overturned in the westbound lane.
Rowson's injuries were serious. Rowson was taken by ambulance to St. Francis Hospital.
The police said the 2008 Mack Truck with Kansas license plate number 542785 damage was unknown. This vehicle was insured. Ace American Insurance Company insured this vehicle. This vehicle was removed by Arrow Wrecker. The police also said, “3 axle commercial vehicle roll-off container trash truck.”
How To Get the Highway Patrol Report
The Kansas Highway Patrol trooper with badge number K127 of the Kansas Highway Patrol wrote up the report. The highway patrol assigned report number 2022-009127 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.
Rowson 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 Rowson 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