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Jacob T Lewis of Kansas City, MO was injured on Sunday, July 31, 2022 at 1:35PM in Daviess County, Missouri. Lewis is a 25-year-old man.
The crash happened here: on Interstate 35 / 5 miles north of Winston.
In the crash, Lewis was a driver. The police described the crash like this:
CRASH OCCURRED AS VEH1 WAS NORTHBOUND ON I-35 IN THE PASSING LANE. VEH1 TRAVELED OFF THE INSIDE SHOULDER, LOST CONTROL, OVERTURNED, TRAVELED ACROSS THE SOUTHBOUND LANES OF I-35, COMING TO REST ON ITS TOP FACING SOUTH OFF THE WEST SIDE OF SOUTHBOUND I-35. ASSISTED BY SGT. L.M. NEWMAN (576) AND DAVIESS COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT.
Lewis's injuries were minor. Lewis was taken by Daviess County Ambulance to Cameron Regional Medical Center.
The police said the damage to the 2007 Toyota Matrix driven by Lewis was total. It was removed by Towed By/To Bridgemans Towing Of Altamont.
How To Get the Highway Patrol Report
Tpr J P Lynch of the Missouri State Highway Patrol wrote up the report. The highway patrol assigned report number 220407079 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.
Lewis 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 Lewis 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