Wichita, KS – Woman Hurt in Pedestrian Crash at 21st St & Amidon Ave

Wichita, KS - Woman Hurt in Pedestrian Crash at 21st St & Amidon Ave

Wichita, KS (April 30, 2024) – A pedestrian was critically hurt after being hit by a car in a parking lot in Wichita on Monday, April 29. The crash was reported late that night around 8 p.m. at the 2000 block of W. 21st Street near Amidon Avenue. Emergency crews were rushed to the scene after being notified of a serious pedestrian-vehicle crash. 

The victim was described as a woman in her 50s. The pedestrian was in a parking lot when she was struck by a motor vehicle. The driver involved remained at the scene and cooperated with responding officials. The injured party was transported to a local hospital by ambulance after being treated at the scene by attending medical personnel. No further information on the crash is currently available. 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 Accidents in Kansas

Wichita, KS - Woman Hurt in Pedestrian Crash at 21st St & Amidon AvePedestrian collisions can cause catastrophic injuries, and it is very easy for you to be seriously hurt while traveling on foot. Year after year, there is an increasing number of pedestrian fatalities in the United States. According to statistics, there are an estimated 8,000 pedestrian fatalities in crashes across the country each year. Almost one in six road deaths involves a pedestrian, and a pedestrian dies in a crash almost every 66 minutes. In 2020, there was an almost 8.6 percent increase in pedestrian fatalities. Pedestrians are more likely to sustain permanent injuries and significant damages, and it is key that you are able to protect your legal rights by working with a lawyer to pursue a full claim for compensation. 

Navigating the claims process can be long and difficult. Your very way of life can be on the line after a serious pedestrian crash, and you must be ready to work with a trained Wichita car accident lawyer. If you are ready to get to work on your case, contact the offices of Bretz Injury Law today at 620-524-0080. 

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