Overland Park, KS – Car Wreck Ends in Injuries at 135th St & Antioch Rd

Overland Park, KS - Car Wreck Ends in Injuries at 135th St & Antioch Rd

Overland Park, KS (May 19, 2024) – At least one person was injured following a traffic accident in the Overland Park area on Saturday, May 18. The collision was reported at the intersection of W. 135th Street and Antioch Road that afternoon around 12:18 p.m. Emergency crews were rushed to the scene to render the necessary aid. 

There were confirmed injuries at the scene, but the number and severity of the resulting injuries have not yet been determined. The injured parties were treated at the scene before being transferred to a local hospital for further treatment. The area was temporarily closed while authorities were present, and tow trucks were needed to remove the resulting wreckage and other debris to reopen the area to outside traffic. No further information on the accident is currently available. An ongoing investigation into the cause of the crash is being managed by 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 Wreck Ends in Injuries at 135th St & Antioch RdThe road can be a dangerous place. There is always a chance that you or someone close to you will be hurt after a crash. According to preliminary figures for 2023, there were 388 fatalities in automobile crashes in Kansas, down from 410 the previous year. For the past three years, there has been a downward trend in the death toll on the state’s roads. However, a significant number of residents are still killed and hurt in car accidents every day. Many Kansas residents fail to wear seatbelts, greatly increasing the risk of a life-changing auto accident. If you are hurt due to the reckless actions of another driver, you must be ready to pursue a strong claim with the help of a qualified lawyer. 

There is too much at stake to take any chances with your recovery. A competent Overland Park personal injury lawyer will be able to fight by your side at every stage of your case. Contact the offices of Bretz Injury Law today at 620-524-0080. 

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