Kansas City, MO (September 25, 2020) – A motorcyclist lost their life after a collision on Thursday in the Kansas City area. Just before 3:30 p.m., on September 24, the Kansas City Police Department responded to the scene of a crash on Noland Road.
A 59-year-old man was riding a Suzuki motorcycle southbound on Noland Road when his vehicle was struck by a northbound Chevrolet sedan at the intersection with 59th Street.
As a result of the collision, the man was ejected from his motorcycle. Medical personnel responded to the scene and began to aid the victim immediately. The rider was then transported to an area hospital where he passed away from his injuries.
At this time, the incident remains under investigation.
We would like to extend our deepest condolences to the family of the man who lost his life in this accident.
Fatal Motorcycle Accidents in Missouri
Every year, thousands of motorcyclists lose their lives as a result of motor vehicle accidents throughout the United States. In Missouri, we see a fair share of these life-altering accidents along our roads. In many cases, surviving relatives are forced to endure the mental and emotional challenges associated with the unexpected loss of a loved one. 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 to 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 1 (816) 683-3278 as soon as possible to schedule a free case of evaluation to see how we can help you.
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