Riverside Twp, KS – Injuries in Pedestrian Crash at 47th St & Oliver St

Riverside Twp, KS - Injuries in Pedestrian Crash at 47th St & Oliver St

Riverside Twp, KS (March 24, 2024) – There were serious injuries after a traffic accident in Riverside Township on Saturday, March 23. The crash occurred at the corner of 47th Street and Oliver Street early that morning at around 6:45 a.m. Local reports revealed that a man in his 30s was traveling on foot when he was hit by an oncoming motor vehicle. 

Emergency crews were quickly dispatched to the scene to provide aid to the involved parties. The victim was struck by an eastbound vehicle and suffered serious injuries. The injured party was transported to a local hospital for treatment of sustained injuries. No updates on their condition have been provided at this time. The area was temporarily closed as local authorities worked to clear the scene. An ongoing investigation into the cause of the accident is being managed by local law enforcement officials. 

Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family at this time. We hope for a full recovery.

Pedestrian Crashes in Kansas

Riverside Twp, KS - Injuries in Pedestrian Crash at 47th St & Oliver StEveryone is free to use public roads. Unfortunately, some travelers are more exposed than others in the event of a serious crash. Pedestrians are over-represented in national roadway fatalities. According to findings from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), a total of 7,388 pedestrians were killed on American roads, and 60,577 were injured. The number of pedestrians killed is increasing with each passing year. It can be difficult to recover after the substantial injuries and damages that can result from a life-changing pedestrian crash. It is always in your best interests to partner with a qualified lawyer in order to pursue the strongest claim possible. 

Your very way of life can change forever after a serious pedestrian accident. You need to do everything in your power to protect your legal rights during this difficult time. If you are ready to get to work on your case, contact a Riverside Township personal injury lawyer as soon as possible. The legal team at Bretz Injury Law is here to help. Call us today at 620-524-0080. 

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