Grove, KS – Critical Injuries in Pedestrian Crash on E 17th St

Grove, KS - Critical Injuries in Pedestrian Crash on E 17th St

Grove, KS (March 11, 2024) – There were critical injuries after a pedestrian accident outside of Grove on Sunday, March 10. The collision was reported at the 2300 block of E. 17th Street at around 5:15 p.m. Emergency crews were quickly dispatched to render aid to the involved parties. 

The victim was traveling on foot when they were hit by an oncoming motor vehicle. The injured party was treated by attending paramedics before being transferred to a local hospital in serious condition. The area was temporarily closed while emergency crews were present. The identity of the injured party was not provided in the initial reports, and no further information on the crash is currently available. An ongoing investigation into the cause of the collision is being managed by local law enforcement officials. 

Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family at this time. We hope for a full recovery.

Kansas Pedestrian Accidents

Grove, KS - Critical Injuries in Pedestrian Crash on E 17th StA pedestrian is not built to withstand the full impact of a motor vehicle accident. Kansas does not have a good track record when it comes to pedestrian safety. According to findings from the Kansas Department of Transportation (KDOT), there are nearly 1,000 pedestrian crashes reported each year in the state. There are many common factors involved in a pedestrian accident. These crashes often involve drivers who fail to yield, operate a car while impaired, or run a red light. The resulting injuries in a pedestrian accident can be life-threatening, and many victims suffer unexpected damages that can make life extremely difficult. If you or someone close to you is hurt as a pedestrian on the state’s roads, you should pursue a claim for compensation with the help of a trained attorney. 

It is key that you are able to partner with a qualified Grove personal injury lawyer in order to pursue compensation after a serious crash. The legal team at Bretz Injury Law is here to help you during this difficult time. We want to help you protect your legal rights and ensure you can maximize your recovery. Contact our law offices today at 620-524-0080. 

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