Richard E Schafer Injured
Richard E Schafer of Barnard, Missouri was injured on Sunday, September 25, 2022 at 7:39 PM in Nodaway County, Missouri.
Schafer is a 66-year-old man.
The crash happened here: NORTHBOUND US71 / 7 MILES SOUTH OF MARYVILLE
In the crash,
Schafer was a driver. The police described the crash like this:
ACCIDENT OCCURRED AS VEH1 AND VEH2 WERE BOTH NORTHBOUND ON US71. VEH2 WAS FOLLOWING ANOTHER VEHICLE AT A SLOW RATE OF SPEED WITH ITS HAZARD LIGHTS ACTIVATED. VEH1 FAILED TO YIELD TO VEH2. VEH1 STRUCK THE REAR OF VEH2. VEH1 TRAVELED INTO THE PASSING LANE OF NORTHBOUND US71 AND CAME TO REST ON ITS WHEELS FACING NORTH . VEH2 TRAVELED OFF THE EAST SIDE OF US71 AND CAME TO REST ON ITS WHEELS FACING NORTHEAST IN THE GRASS. ASSISTED BY TPR. C.P. JUSTICE (367), NODAWAY COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT, AND MARYVILLE POLICE DEPARTMENT.
Schafer’s injuries were minor.
Schafer was taken by Not Mentioned to Received Medical Attention At The Scene And Released.
Schafer was in vehicle #2, a 2004 Buick Centrury.
Schafer was a driver. The police said the damage to the 2004 Buick Centrury was total. Regarding removal of the vehicle, the police said: Secured At The Scene.
How to Get the Police Report
Cpl J W Huff of the Missouri State Highway Patrol wrote up the report. The highway patrol assigned report number 220514738 to this crash. The highway patrol charges $6.90 for each certified report. Certification is required for court.
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). But you can call 877-925-1969 to request a free copy of the police report.
The information in this article came from the Missouri State Highway Patrol website.
Offer Ends Soon: Request a free copy of the police report by calling 877-925-1969 before time is up.
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