Overland Park, KS – Injuries in Car Accident on Barkley St

Overland Park, KS - Injuries in Car Accident on Barkley St

Overland Park, KS (May 13, 2024) – On Sunday, May 12, there were confirmed injuries after a car accident in Overland Park. The collision was reported on Barkley Street early that morning around 4:59 p.m. At least one person involved in the accident suffered injuries. 

At this time, the number and severity of the resulting injuries have not been determined. Emergency responders were dispatched to provide aid to the involved parties. The circumstances leading to the crash are still unknown. The area was temporarily closed while emergency crews were present. No updates on the conditions of the injured parties have been provided. An ongoing investigation into the cause of the crash is being managed by local law enforcement officials, and more information will be released as it continues. 

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

Car Accidents in Kansas

Overland Park, KS - Injuries in Car Accident on Barkley StAccording to KDOT’s crash data for 2021, there were 381 fatal crashes that resulted in 424 deaths. The following year in 2022, there were 12,871 collisions that resulted in 17,476 injuries. Statistics reveal that there was a roughly 10 percent increase in traffic deaths. Kansas highways and interstates are known for heavy traffic, but these highways are often safer than city streets, which were responsible for almost 52 percent of all reported accidents in the state. On the other hand, just 15 percent of these crashes took place on American highways, with just 11 percent happening on interstates. Recovering from a serious auto accident can be a lengthy and complicated process. It is always in your best interests to work closely with a qualified lawyer as you pursue a claim for compensation. 

Your very way of life can be on the line after a car accident. When you work closely with a trained Overland Park car accident lawyer, you can fight to get the most out of your claim. The legal team at Bretz Injury Law is ready to fight for your full recovery during this difficult time. Give us a call today at 620-524-0080. 

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