Kansas City, MO - Two Injured in Three-Car Collision Near 64th St
Kansas City, MO (December 21, 2020) - A three-car accident that caused injuries to two people took place along Interstate 29 in the area of 64th Street on Monday, December 21st.
According to police reports, the accident took place at about 6:55 a.m. when a 2013 Chevrolet Malibu and a 2010 Ford Fusion that were pulled off to the side of the road due to their involvement in a previous accident were struck by a 2019 Ford Escape, resulting in a chain-reaction collision.
The driver of the Malibu, a 37-year-old female from St. Joseph, was transported by Emergency Medical Services to St. Luke’s North. Her injuries were classified as non-life-threatening.
The driver of the Escape, a 60-year-old female from Kansas City, also suffered non-life-threatening injuries and was transported via ambulance to North Kansas City Hospital.
This accident is under investigation by local law enforcement.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Car Accidents in Kansas City
Drivers have the highest rate of injuries and fatalities of any vehicle occupant, followed closely by the vehicle’s other front seat occupant. In Missouri, between 2009 and 2011, drivers had the highest rate of fatalities among all front-seat passengers at 68%. The second-highest rate, front-seat passengers, was around 21%.
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