Kansas City, MO - Motorcyclist Critically Injured on W. 119th St
Kansas City, MO (November 20, 2020) - One man sustained critical injuries on Friday, November 20th during a motorcycle accident in Olathe on the west side of Interstate 35.
Reports indicated that the motorcycle rider was riding westbound along West 119th Street near the intersection for South Barney Boulevard at about 8:20 a.m. near the Farmer's Insurance building when, for reasons that have yet to be determined, the motorcycle and another vehicle collided head-on.
The driver of the car was unharmed during the incident.
Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Motorcycle Accidents in Kansas City
In 2016, the state of Missouri saw about 2,100 motorcycle-involved accidents across the state. Nearly 1,900 motorcyclists endured injuries caused by these accidents, and an additional 122 riders were killed.
Knowing your loved one lost their life, in itself, is devastating. Learning that they died as a result of another person’s carelessness just makes the loss even more tragic and difficult to accept. Not only are families overwhelmed by the emotional impacts of a loss, but they often face stacking medical bills, funeral expenses, and various other financial impacts.
In some cases, surviving relatives can work with a wrongful death attorney in Missouri to get justice for their loved ones. Working with a responsive legal team can help to ensure your family collects the maximum amount of compensation available to you after the loss of a loved one.
We at Peterson & Associates, P.C. strive to help our clients move forward after being impacted by another driver’s negligence. When families lose loved ones, we strive to help them collect full and fair compensation to help alleviate some of the stress they face moving forward. Our Missouri motorcycle accident attorneys provide trusted, effective, and aggressive legal representation for our clients while being compassionate and understanding of their individualized needs.
Not only is it crucial that families are able to get full and fair compensation after losing loved ones in accidents caused by negligent drivers, but we are committed to helping them gain peace of mind in knowing they can move forward and overcome the challenges they face.
If you have lost a loved one due to a car accident, and you would like to explore legal options available to you, contact our Kansas City personal injury attorneys at (816) 298-8708 as soon as possible to schedule a free case of evaluation to see how we can help you.
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