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Milton D Cunningham of Lees Summit, MO was injured on Thursday, July 28, 2022 at 8:00AM in Jackson County, Missouri. Cunningham is a 54-year-old man.
The crash happened here: Wb 50 at Route F.
In the crash, Cunningham was a driver. The police described the crash like this:
CRASH OCCURRED AS VEHICLE 1 FAILED TO STOP AT A STOP AND STRUCK VEHICLE 2. AFTER IMPACT VEHICLE 2 STRUCK VEHICLE 3. ASSISTED BY CPL M J HANRAHAN /1370/ AND LONE JACK PD.
Cunningham's injuries were moderate. Cunningham was taken by EMS to Centerpoint Hospital.
The police said the damage to the 2008 Kia Optima driven by Cunningham was extensive. It was removed by Rons Tow, Lees Summit. The damage to the 2007 Freightliner driven by Singh was minor. It was removed by Driven From The Scene. The damage to the 2022 Jeep Grand Wagoneer driven by Leathers was extensive. It was removed by Towed By Rons Tow, Lees Summit.
How To Get the Highway Patrol Report
Cpl J W Huff of the Missouri State Highway Patrol wrote up the report. The highway patrol assigned report number 220398321 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).
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Cunningham 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 Cunningham 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