Overland Park, KS – Car Accident with Injuries at I-435 & US-69

Overland Park, KS - Car Accident with Injuries at I-435 & US-69

Overland Park, KS (May 5, 2024) – There were confirmed injuries in the aftermath of a car accident in the Overland Park area on Saturday, May 4. The accident was reported that afternoon around 12:39 p.m. on Interstate 435 WB near US-69 NB. At least one person involved in the crash was hurt, but the severity and number of the resulting injuries have not yet been determined. 

The injured parties were provided aid at the scene by attending medical personnel. Those requiring further support were later transferred to a local hospital for further support. At this time, the circumstances leading to the accident have not yet been provided. The area was closed for several hours while emergency crews were present, and tow trucks were quickly dispatched to clear the scene and reopen the road to outside traffic. No further information is currently available. An ongoing investigation into the cause of the accident is in the hands of local law enforcement officials. 

Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.

Kansas Car Accidents

Overland Park, KS - Car Accident with Injuries at I-435 & US-69Nobody can completely predict when or if there will be a serious automobile accident, and the road is known to be dangerous for Kansas residents. Car crashes continue to be the top cause of fatalities and major injuries across the country. Data from the Kansas Department of Transportation (KDOT) indicates that in 2022, 117 road deaths were reported in the state. Roughly 5,000 collisions with 80 fatalities were attributable to speeding drivers, with nearly 20 percent of these crashes caused by distracted drivers. Managing the aftermath on your own after a catastrophic auto accident can be challenging. An experienced lawyer can guide you through the difficult legal process to maximize your recovery. 

It is difficult to understand the legal process on your own. You will likely have many questions, and a trained Overland Park personal injury lawyer can help. The experienced legal team at Bretz Injury Law is ready to get to work on your case as soon as possible. Contact our offices today at 620-524-0080. 

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