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Keith Allen Murphy of Mcfarland, Kansas was injured on Tuesday, August 30, 2022 at 11:48 AM in Wabaunsee County, Kansas. Murphy is a 40-year-old man.
The crash happened here: K99 at milepost 164.5 or K99 at I70.
In the crash, Murphy was a driver. The police described the crash like this:
Vehicle 1 [the 2015 Volvo Semi driven by Yadwinder Singh] was traveling Westbound across K99 from the off ramp of I70 Westbound. Vehicle 2 [the 2011 Ford F250 driven by Keith Murphy] was Northbound on K99. Vehicle 1 [the 2015 Volvo Semi driven by Yadwinder Singh] failed to yield to Vehicle 2 [the 2011 Ford F250 driven by Keith Murphy] and struck Vehicle 2 [the 2011 Ford F250 driven by Keith Murphy] on the drivers side.
Murphy's injuries were minor. Murphy was taken by ambulance to Stormont Vail.
The police said the 2011 Ford F250 with Kansas license plate number 76827 damage was unknown. This vehicle was insured. EMC Insurance insured this vehicle. This vehicle was removed by Blue Stem.
How To Get the Highway Patrol Report
The Kansas Highway Patrol trooper with badge number K163 of the Kansas Highway Patrol wrote up the report. The highway patrol assigned report number 2022-009745 to this crash. The KSHP charges $5.00 for each copy of the report plus additional fees of $2.00 for each witness statement. But you can call 877-925-1969 to request a free copy of the report. In order to get the report through the KSHP website, you must create a Kansas.gov account and give them your credit card. You must agree to be subject to Kansas Statute 45-230: Unlawful Use of Names Derived from Public Records. This statute imposes on those subject to it “a civil penalty in an action brought by the attorney general or county or district attorney” of up to “$500 for each violation.” 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).
The information in this article came from the Kansas Highway Patrol website.
Murphy 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 Murphy 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