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John J Hyde of Moscow Mills, MO was injured on Tuesday, August 23, 2022 at 2:15PM in St. Louis County, Missouri. Hyde is a 46-year-old man.
The crash happened here: westbound Interstate 70 at the 231 mile marker.
In the crash, Hyde was a driver. The police described the crash like this:
VEHICLE 1 WAS TRAVELING IN LANE 1, VEHICLE 2 WAS TRAVELING IN LANE 3. DRIVER 1 TRAVELLED FROM LANE 1 TO LANE 3 WHEN IT WAS UNSAFE TO DO SO. FRONT TIRE OF VEHICLE 1 STRUCK REAR QUARTER PANEL OF VEHICLE 2.
Hyde's injuries were moderate. Hyde was taken by Robertson Fire Protection District to Depaul Hospital.
The police said the damage to the 2010 Harley Davidson Fhl driven by Hyde was moderate. It was removed by A2B Towing. The damage to the 2022 Chevrolet Trailblazer driven by Robertson was minor. It was removed by Driven From Scene.
How To Get the Highway Patrol Report
Cpl J Lacy of the Missouri State Highway Patrol wrote up the report. The highway patrol assigned report number 220450262 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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Hyde 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 Hyde 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