Wichita, KS – Fatal Hit-&-Run at N McLean Blvd & Central Ave

Wichita, KS - Fatal Hit-&-Run at N McLean Blvd & Central Ave

Wichita, KS (June 24, 2024) – On Sunday, June 23, there were fatal injuries reported after a hit-and-run accident in the Wichita area. The incident was reported at the corner of N. McLean Boulevard and W. Central Avenue early that morning, around 3:15 a.m. Emergency crews were rushed to the scene after being informed of a man lying on the roadway. 

When officials arrived, they found a man in his 20s. It is believed that the victim was traveling on foot when he was hurt by an oncoming motor vehicle. The at-fault driver failed to provide aid and fled the scene. The injured party was later pronounced dead at the scene by attending medical personnel. The identity of the deceased victim has been withheld, and no further information on the incident is currently available. An ongoing investigation into the cause of the fatal accident is being managed by local law enforcement officials. 

We would like to extend our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time.

Deadly Hit-&-Run Crashes in Kansas

Wichita, KS - Fatal Hit-&-Run at N McLean Blvd & Central AveThe number of hit-and-run accidents reported in the United States is increasing every year. According to statistics, there are about 682,000 hit-and-run crashes reported yearly. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) states that, on average, one hit-and-run accident occurs on American roads every 43 seconds. Every year, drivers who leave the scene of an accident cause about 2,500 fatalities, and the majority of these victims are cyclists and pedestrians who are unable to get the medical attention they need to recover. After a fatal collision, you may be able to pursue a claim for compensation with the help of an experienced attorney.

It is never easy to handle a deadly crash on your own. You must do everything in your power to maximize your recovery during this difficult time. A qualified Wichita wrongful death lawyer is ready to fight for your full recovery. Contact the offices of Bretz Injury Law today at 620-524-0080 to get started on your case. We are here to help you in your pursuit of justice. 

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