Overland Park, KS – W 118th St & Lowell St Injury Car Accident

Overland Park, KS - W 118th St & Lowell St Injury Car Accident

Overland Park, KS (June 23, 2024) – On  Saturday, June 22, a major car accident in the Overland Park area required support from local medical personnel. The incident was reported that night around 7:08 p.m. at W. 118th Street and Lowell Street. Emergency crews were rushed to the scene to provide the necessary aid to the involved parties. 

At least one person involved in the crash was hurt. At this time, the severity and number of the resulting injuries have not been determined. The injured parties were provided aid at the scene by responding paramedics, and those requiring further treatment were later transferred by ambulance to nearby medical facilities. The circumstances leading to the collision have not yet been determined. No further information on the accident is currently available. Local law enforcement officials are handling the ongoing investigation into the cause of the crash. 

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

Speeding-related Crashes in Kansas

Overland Park, KS - W 118th St & Lowell St Injury Car AccidentAccording to data recently provided by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), there was an almost eight percent increase in speed-related fatalities between 2020 and 2021, with 12,330 people dying in crashes related to speeding in 2021. This amount represented almost 29 percent of all traffic fatalities. The anticipated number of injuries from crashes involving speeding increased by 7 percent during that time. For a variety of reasons, driving too fast significantly raises the possibility of being in a serious collision. You should speak with an experienced attorney if a careless motorist causes harm to you or a loved one to build a compelling case for damages.

It can be hard to pick up the pieces on your own after a serious car crash. The legal team at Bretz Injury Law is ready to fight for your legal rights. Our Overland Park personal injury lawyer can answer your questions during a free consultation. Call us today at 620-524-0080 to get started on your case with the help of our skilled legal team. 

Note: The content in this news article concerning an accident is based on information compiled from secondary sources. We have not conducted independent verification of all circumstances related to this incident. If any inaccuracies happen to be found in our publication, we encourage you to contact Bretz Injury Law immediately for rectification. We are committed to updating the article with the most accurate information available. Requests for post-removal will be honored upon notification.

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.

Previous PostNext Post