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Douglas C Brent of East Prarie, MO was injured on Thursday, July 28, 2022 at 9:05PM in Mississippi County, Missouri. Brent is a 35-year-old man.
The crash happened here: Vine at Finley in Charleston.
In the crash, Brent was a driver. The police described the crash like this:
VEH1 STRUCK VEH2 IN THE LEFT REAR SIDE.
Brent's injuries were minor. Brent was taken by Ambulance to Missouri Delta Hospital In Sikeston.
The police said the damage to the 2015 Ford Taurus driven by Brent was minor. It was removed by Removed By Owner. The damage to the 2010 Pontiac G6 driven by Townsend was minor. It was removed by Towed By Heppe Wrecker Of Charleston.
How To Get the Highway Patrol Report
Cpl T Karizamimba of the Missouri State Highway Patrol wrote up the report. The highway patrol assigned report number 220401645 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.
Brent 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 Brent 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