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Maurice A Morgan of Bertrand, MO was killed on Thursday, July 28, 2022 at 8:35AM in Stoddard County, Missouri. Morgan is a 49-year-old man.
The crash happened here: Route Y 3 miles east of aquilla.
In the crash, Morgan was a driver. The police described the crash like this:
F A T A L I T Y C R A S H – CRASH OCCURRED AS VEHICLE 1 DROVE OFF RIGHT SIDE OF ROADWAY, STRUCK DITCH, OVERTURNED AND TRAPPED DRIVER. NEXT OF KIN NOTIFIED. PRONOUNCED AT SCENE AT 0937 HOURS BY STODDARD COUNTY CORONER BRENT STIDHAM – TROOP E FATALITY #36 FOR 2022
Morgan's injuries were fatal. Morgan was taken by Coroner to Stoddard County Morgue.
The police said the damage to the 2004 Pontiac Vibe driven by Morgan was total. It was removed by Towed By D&K Towing.
How To Get the Highway Patrol Report
Tpr A T Grainger and Sgt T G Pulley Major Crash Investigation Unit of the Missouri State Highway Patrol wrote up the report. The highway patrol assigned report number 220400242 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.
Morgan's family may have an insurance claim. A lawyer will maximize the amount collected from the insurance company. In most cases, family members can recover money for the loss of a loved one—even if a family member was driving. Getting a lawyer working on this case early will allow Morgan's family to receive advice about preserving and gathering evidence and the value of their claims, which will help with the recovery. For More Information Watch How Much is My Wrongful Death Claim Worth?.
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