Overland Park, KS – Car Wreck at I-35 & 87th St Ends in Injuries

Overland Park, KS - Car Wreck at I-35 & 87th St Ends in Injuries

Overland Park, KS (March 24, 2024) – On Saturday, March 23, there were reported injuries in the aftermath of a vehicle collision in the Overland Park area. The accident was reported at around 12:05 p.m. on Interstate 35 NB near 87th Street. At least one person was reportedly injured according to initial reports. 

Emergency crews were quickly dispatched in order to render aid to the involved parties. Those requiring further treatment were later hospitalized for additional aid. At this time, the severity and number of the related injuries have not been confirmed. The roadway was temporarily closed while emergency crews were present. Tow trucks were needed to clear the site of the resulting debris and reopen the area to outside traffic. An ongoing investigation into the cause of the accident is being handled by local law enforcement officials. 

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

Car Crashes in Kansas

Overland Park, KS - Car Wreck at I-35 & 87th St Ends in InjuriesDriving is a way of life for most in Kansas. Unfortunately, with so much time spent on the road, the more likely you will be involved in a serious car accident. According to the Kansas Traffic Crash Facts Book, there were 57,598 car accidents reported across the state in 2021. There were 381 deadly collisions contributing to a combined 424 fatalities. More than 12,874 people were hurt in these crashes. There are more than six million car crashes reported each year in the United States, resulting in over two million permanent injuries and 40,000 fatalities. It can be difficult to manage the aftermath of a serious crash on your own, and it is always in your best interest to consult with a lawyer in order to pursue a strong claim for compensation. 

You will likely have a lot of questions after a serious collision. A competent Overland Park personal injury lawyer will be able to help you navigate the complicated claims process. The legal team at Bretz Injury Law has a proven track record of helping crash victims pursue successful recoveries. Give us a call today at 620-524-0038. 

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