Independence, MO (September 16, 2020) – An accident reported on Saturday claimed one man’s life and left two others injured in the Independence area. At approximately 4:30 p.m., on September 12, the police, firefighters, and emergency crews in Independence responded to the scene of a motor vehicle accident on 23rd Street.
Reports from authorities show that 52-year-old Charles Mabie was stopped in a BMW sedan at the intersection of 23rd Street and Noland Road when his vehicle was rear-ended by a Kia Soul.
Four bystanders rushed to the scene of the accident and pulled the female driver and her passenger out of the Kia. Both victims were seriously injured in the accident.
Marbie was critically injured in the accident. He was rendered treatment at the scene of the accident and rushed to an area hospital where he succumbed to his injuries.
At this time, the crash remains under investigation.
We would like to extend our deepest condolences to the family of Mr. Charles Mabie at this time.
Our thoughts are with the victims injured in this accident. We hope for their full recovery.
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