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Pamela A Walker of St. Louis, MO was injured on Saturday, July 23, 2022 at 5:12AM in St. Louis County, Missouri. Walker is a 65-year-old woman.
The crash happened here: Interstate 70 and St. Charles Rock Road.
In the crash, Walker was a driver. The police described the crash like this:
VEHICLE 2 WAS FOLLOWING TOO CLOSELY AND FAILED TO KEEP A PROPER LOOKOUT CAUSING THE RIGHT FRONT OF VEHICLE 2 TO STRIKE THE RIGHT REAR OF VEHICLE 1. VEHICLE 1 TRAVELLED OFF THE SOUTH SIDE OF THE ROAD AND STRUCK THE CONCRETE MEDIAN. VEHICLE 2 TRAVELLED OFF THE NORTH SIDE OF THE ROADWAY AND STRUCK THE GUARDRAIL. THE LEFT REAR TIRE OF VEHICLE 2 DISLODGED AND STRUCK EASTBOUND VEHICLE 3.
Walker's injuries were minor. Walker was taken to Pattonville Fire Protection To Mercy Hospital St. Louis.
The police said the damage to the 2016 Mazda 6 driven by Plummer was minor. It was removed by Driven From Scene. The damage to the 2011 Dodge Nitro driven by Dora was extensive. It was removed by Taken By/To Aa Towing. The damage to the 2021 Hyundai Elantra driven by Walker was total. It was removed by Taken By/To Aa Towing.
How To Get the Highway Patrol Report
Tpr E R Sikes Assisted By Field Training Officer Cpl Z C Kral of the Missouri State Highway Patrol wrote up the report. The highway patrol assigned report number 220390706 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.
Walker 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 Walker 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