Keith W Compton Injured
Keith W Compton of Edwardsville, Illinois was injured on Monday, January 23, 2023 at 7:30 AM in St. Louis County, Missouri.
Compton is a 56-year-old man.
The crash happened here: INTERSTATE 44 WESTBOUND WEST OF ANTIRE RD
In the crash,
Compton was a driver. The police described the crash like this:
VEHICLES #1 AND #2 WERE TRAVELING ON WESTBOUND INTERSTATE 44, WEST OF ANTIRE ROAD, IN SEQUENTIAL ORDER, AND VEHICLE #3 WAS TRAVELING ON EASTBOUND INTERSTATE 44, WEST OF ANTIRE ROAD. VEHICLE #1 WAS IN LANE TWO, VEHICLE #2 WAS IN LANE ONE, AND VEHICLE #3 WAS IN LANE ONE. VEHICLE #2 FAILED TO MAINTAIN A SINGLE LANE AND DRIFTED FROM LANE ONE TO LANE TWO. THE RIGHT FRONT OF VEHICLE #2 STRUCK THE LEFT REAR OF VEHICLE #1. VEHICLE #1 SKIDDED AND TRAVELED OFF THE LEFT SIDE OF THE ROADWAY. THE FRONT OF VEHICLE #1 STRUCK A CONCRETE TRAFFIC BARRIER, OVERTURNED, STRUCK A CONCRETE TRAFFIC BARRIER AGAIN, AND RETURNED TO THE ROADWAY. DEBRIS FROM VEHICLE #1 CROSSED THE CONCRETE TRAFFIC BARRIER. DRIVER #3 ATTEMPTED TO AVOID THE DEBRIS BY STEERING VEHICLE #3 TO THE RIGHT AND THE FRONT OF VEHICLE #3 STRUCK THE DEBRIS. ASSISTED BY MSGT E R KESSLER (890), ST LOUIS COUNTY POLICE DEPARTMENT.
Compton’s injuries were minor.
Compton was taken by Eureka Fire Department to Ssm Health St Clare.
Compton was in vehicle #1, a 2014 Chevrolet 3500 Express.
Compton was a driver. The police said the damage to the 2014 Chevrolet 3500 Express was total. Regarding removal of the vehicle, the police said: Towed By/To Big Boys Towing.
How to Get the Police Report
Cpl J D Procknow of the Missouri State Highway Patrol wrote up the report. The highway patrol assigned report number 230039132 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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