Sawyer, KS – Two Killed in Collision on KS-42

Sawyer, KS - Two Killed in Collision on KS-42

Sawyer, KS (February 26, 2024) – Early on Saturday morning, February 24, two people were killed following a collision in the Sawyer area. The deadly accident was reported on KS-42 early that morning at around 11 a.m. Local reports indicated that a car was stopped in the eastbound lane, and the driver was standing in a nearby ditch. 

A second vehicle driven by 90-year-old Uyel Martin was traveling east when it crashed into the rear of the stopped car. Marin and his passenger, later identified as 84-year-old Dove Martin, were killed in the impact. The driver of the other vehicle was outside the car and not hurt in the crash. 

Emergency responders were dispatched to provide aid to the involved parties. The area was temporarily closed as local authorities worked to clear the scene. An ongoing investigation into the cause of the deadly crash is being managed by local authorities, and more updates will be provided as it continues. 

We would like to extend our deepest condolences to the families of the deceased victims at this time.

Deadly Car Accidents in Kansas

Sawyer, KS - Two Killed in Collision on KS-42You can never predict if or when you will be involved in a car accident. Car crashes are the leading cause of death and serious injury in Kansas. Statistics show that there were 334 deadly car accidents reported across the state in 2022 alone. That year, there were 44,621 crashes reported across the state, resulting in a total of 12,420 injuries. It is hard to handle the aftermath of a crash on your own, and you may sustain life-changing injuries. You need to partner with a trained lawyer who is ready to get to work on your case and fight for your full and fair compensation. 

You need to work closely with a trained lawyer to make sure that you are able to maximize your recovery after a serious auto accident. A trained Sawyer personal injury lawyer can step in to make sure your case is handled properly from start to finish. If you are ready to get to work on your case, contact the law offices of Bretz Injury Law today at 620-524-0038. 

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