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Rylee E Hammons of Joplin, MO was injured on Tuesday, July 26, 2022 at 2:22PM in Newton County, Missouri. Hammons is a 24-year-old woman.
The crash happened here: Missouri 43 approximately 5 miles south of Joplin.
In the crash, Hammons was a driver. The police described the crash like this:
CRASH OCCURRED AS VEHICLE #2 WAS STOPPED IN TRAFFIC WAITING TO MAKE A LEFT TURN AND WAS STRUCK IN THE REAR BY VEHICLE #1. VEHICLE #2 THEN STRUCK VEHICLE #3 NEARLY HEAD-ON. ASSISTED BY CPL. S. M . PATTERSON AND THE REDINGS MILL FIRE DEPARTMENT.
Hammons's injuries were minor. Hammons was taken by Private Vehicle to Freeman West Hospital In Joplin.
The police said the damage to the 2017 Honda Civic driven by Hogan was total. It was removed by Towed By Doug’S Of Seneca. The damage to the 2019 Kia Niro driven by Hammons was moderate. It was removed by Towed By Chuck’S Of Joplin. The damage to the 2017 Jeep Wrangler driven by Hutching was moderate. It was removed by Towed By Doug’S Of Seneca.
How To Get the Highway Patrol Report
Tpr T R Morris of the Missouri State Highway Patrol wrote up the report. The highway patrol assigned report number 220397200 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.
Hammons 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 Hammons 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