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Cody J Sills of Grove, MO was injured on Tuesday, February 14, 2023 at 7:35AM in Newton County, Missouri. Sills is a 31-year-old man.
The crash happened here: MO 433 4 miles south of Joplin.
In the crash, Sills was a driver. The police described the crash like this:
OCCURRED AS VEHICLE 1 AND VEHICLE 2 WERE STOPPED FOR TRAFFIC AND VEHICLE 3 STRUCK THE REAR OF VEHICLE 2 STRIKING THE REAR OF VEHICLE 1.
Sills's injuries were minor. Sills was taken by EMS to Freeman West.
The police said the damage to the 2004 Dodge Stratus driven by Barwick was extensive. It was removed by Towed By Doug’S. The damage to the 2003 Chevrolet Express driven by Doty was minor. It was removed by Driven From Scene. The damage to the 2009 Ford F150 driven by Sills was extensive. It was removed by Towed By Doug’S.
How To Get the Highway Patrol Report
Sgt C S Mason of the Missouri State Highway Patrol wrote up the report. The highway patrol assigned report number 230081572 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.
Sills 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 Sills 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.
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