Newton, KS – Motorcyclist Injured in Two-Car Collision on K-15

Newton, KS - Motorcyclist Injured in Two-Car Collision on K-15

Newton, KS (May 9, 2024) – On Wednesday, May 8, a motorcyclist was hurt after a collision in the Newton area. The accident was reported on K-15 near the Kansas Turnpike late that evening around 11:45 p.m. Emergency crews were rushed to the scene after being notified of a serious motorcycle accident. 

Local reports revealed that a motorcycle and another vehicle collided at the scene. The injured rider was treated at the scene before being transferred to a local hospital by ambulance. No updates on the condition of the injured party have been provided at this time. The area was temporarily closed as local authorities worked to clear the scene of the resulting wreckage and other debris. No further information on the incident is currently available. An ongoing investigation into the cause of the crash is being managed by local law enforcement officials. 

We would like to extend our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time.

Motorcycle Accidents in Kansas

Newton, KS - Motorcyclist Injured in Two-Car Collision on K-15Although riding a motorcycle on the open road is a thrilling experience, seasoned riders will tell you that the road is far from safe. Your chances of suffering severe injuries in a collision is much greater when riding a motorcycle. Roughly 80 percent of motorcycle accidents result in fatalities or serious injuries, and riders are nearly 28 times more likely to die in a collision than passengers in a car. More than 83,000 motorcycle accidents in 2021 resulted in injuries. In the unfortunate event that you or someone else is hurt in a motorcycle accident, it is essential that you be prepared to defend your legal rights by partnering with a trained attorney. 

There is a lot on the line after a motorcycle accident. You must do everything possible to protect your legal rights during this time. It is always in your best interests to work closely with a trained Newton motorcycle accident lawyer to get the most out of your case. The legal team at Bretz Injury Law is ready to get to work on your case today. Contact our offices at 620-524-0080. 

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Disclaimer: Our intention in sharing news about accidents is to highlight driving hazards, fostering increased caution among motorists to prevent serious injuries in collisions. Please note that this news post does not constitute a business solicitation. The content herein is not intended to provide medical or legal advice. Additionally, the featured image accompanying this post was not taken at the scene of the depicted accident.

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