Two people from Bourbon suffered moderate-to-serious injuries Wednesday afternoon in a collision with a semi on Interstate 44.
Kimberly D. Walton, 26, was driving a 1999 Ford Explorer west on I-44 at 2:43 p.m. when a tire blew, causing her to lose control, the Missouri State Highway Patrol reports. The Explorer then crossed the median and hit an eastbound semi driven by 41-year-old Keith L. Adams of Springdale, Arkansas.
A passenger in Ms. Walton’s vehicle, 37-year-old Carl R. Clark, was reportedly ejected in the crash and suffered serious injuries. Ms. Walton was moderately injured, according to the report. They were both taken to Missouri Baptist Hospital.
Seeing a copy of the Missouri accident report is extremely important. Reports are critical to professional investigations and also serve to create peace of mind for the victims and their families. Without an official report, you’ll likely be unaware of several key facts that help to explain how the accident happened, and you’ll also be unable to dispute any inaccuracies the accident report may contain.
3 Facts to remember about Missouri Accident reports:
If you file an insurance claim or lawsuit, this document will be the first piece of evidence that everyone wants to see.
An Missouri accident report’s main purpose is to tell what happened: how, where, when, and to whom.
The “how” of an accident report is the officer’s best after-the-fact interpretation of the crash. Sometimes it’s possible to amend disputed facts in a report.
Before sending mail to your intended recipient, you must first understand the implications of communicating with FindMyAccident’s attorney advertisers and agree to the following terms.
FindMyAccident appreciates your visit to the firm's web site, and we hope we are able to help. Our site is provided for informational purposes only and should not be considered legal advice. Should you choose to contact an attorney advertiser listed on FindMyAccident (via E-mail or other means of communication), do not disclose information you regard to be confidential until the attorney verifies that his or her firm does not represent other persons or entities involved in the matter and that the firm is willing to consider accepting representation.