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Clifton Wade Rodriguez of Larned, Kansas was injured on Tuesday, August 16, 2022 at 06:00 PM in Pawnee County, Kansas. Rodriguez is a 35-year-old man.
The crash happened here: K19 southbound at the 13 mile marker or 2 miles south of the K19 east Junction.
In the crash, Rodriguez was a driver. The police described the crash like this:
Vehicle was Southbound on K19. The vehicle went off the roadway into the West ditch, overcorrected and went into the East ditch where it struck a tree.
Rodriguez's injuries were serious. Rodriguez was taken by ambulance to Pawnee Valley Community Hospital.
The police said the 1994 Nissan Pathfinder with Kansas license plate number 698RBY damage was unknown. This vehicle was insured. Permanent General Insurance insured this vehicle. This vehicle was removed by B&B Wrecker.
How To Get the Highway Patrol Report
The Kansas Highway Patrol trooper with badge number K259 of the Kansas Highway Patrol wrote up the report. The highway patrol assigned report number 2022-009202 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.
Rodriguez 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 Rodriguez 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