Another day, another tragic car accident This one happened in Kansas City, Kansas, where two vehicles were involved in a wreck that appears to have occurred at an intersection, though it is tough to tell based on the photo in the source article. The wreck involved an SUV and a smaller car. Details at this moment in time are sparse, but what we do know is that the driver in the smaller car was ejected from the vehicle and was killed in the accident.
Two other people were injured in the accident, and the police are investigating the crash. The investigations into car accident often take a lot of time to complete, but the police report that comes from that can be integral to the victims’ chances of successfully filing a personal injury lawsuit against any driver that is deemed at fault.
There are so many different reasons why this accident may have occurred. Either of the drivers could have bee distracted by their cell phones. They could have been intoxicated. They could have been lost in thought. They could have been tired or asleep at the wheel. Or this may have truly been a car accident without any excessively negligent factors involved.
In any case, a life was lost and two others were injured. Remember that wrongful death lawsuits are complicated and the victim’s loved ones need to consult with an attorney to ensure that their case proceeds properly.
Source: FOX 4 KC, “One person killed, two people hurt in KCK crash,” Andrew Lynch, Oct. 4, 2017