Wichita, KS – Pedestrian Seriously Hurt in Crash on Central Ave

Wichita, KS - Pedestrian Seriously Hurt in Crash on Central Ave

Wichita, KS (February 29, 2024) – Early on Tuesday morning, February 27, a pedestrian suffered serious injuries after a traffic accident in Wichita. The collision took place at the 6800 block of W. Central Avenue near Ridge at around 1:45 a.m. Emergency crews were dispatched to the scene after being notified of a pedestrian-vehicle accident. 

When authorities arrived, they found the injured victim lying on the roadway. He was treated at the scene before being transported to a local hospital for further support. The driver reportedly remained at the scene and was cooperating with responding officials. 

At this time, the circumstances leading to the accident have not been determined. No updates on the condition of the injured party have been provided. Local law enforcement officials are handling the ongoing accident investigation, and more updates will be provided as they become available. 

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

Kansas Pedestrian Accidents

Wichita, KS - Pedestrian Seriously Hurt in Crash on Central AveWhen motor vehicles and pedestrians share the road, it can be dangerous. In Kansas City, pedestrians are involved in approximately 9 percent of traffic deaths, and non-drivers account for nearly 40 percent of these fatalities. 22 people lost their lives in a combined 360 pedestrian accidents in Kansas City in the past year, with a pedestrian being hurt or killed almost daily. Pedestrian deaths are on the rise across the country, and it is important that you are ready to take legal action in order to secure full and fair compensation. 

Pedestrians can never feel completely safe on the road, and for good reason. There is little to protect a pedestrian from the full impact of a crash, and these types of accidents are known to result in fatal injuries. You need to be able to partner with a talented legal team with a proven history of helping crash victims pursue full and fair compensation for their injuries and other damages. Contact the law offices of Bretz Injury Law today at 620-524-0038 to discuss your case with a trained Wichita personal injury lawyer to get started on your case. 

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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.

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