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Complete Wyandotte County, KS accident reports and news.


Accidents in Wyandotte County are a major cause of property damage, injury, and death each year

In Wyandotte County, statistics from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration show that traffic crashes remain a primary public safety issue. Car, truck, bicycle, pedestrian, and motorcycle accidents are all a common occurrence, despite improvements in vehicle safety features, road design, bicycle and pedestrian corridors, and traffic signs.

When an accident happens in Wyandotte County, it is important to do the following immediately:

  • Remain at the crash scene;
  • Check on the condition of all people involved in the crash;
  • Call the police;
  • Exchange information with other drivers;
  • Get contact information from witnesses;
  • Inform your insurance company;
  • Get appropriate medical treatment, and track the details;
  • Take photos of vehicle damage and injuries;
  • Consider hiring a personal injury attorney.

An injury attorney handles all the details so that you don't have to.

After a Wyandotte County accident, there are many issues that need to be handled immediately. Dealing with doctors, repair shops, car rental companies, police, and insurance companies is overwhelming, especially when someone is seriously injured. At this point, many injured people choose to hire a personal injury attorney whose job it is to handle the details and paperwork so that you can focus on recovery.

Where to find legal assistance after a Wyandotte County injury accident

After a serious crash, it is crucial to get help from an experienced Wyandotte County personal injury attorney who understands the local regulations and legal standards, who knows how insurance policies work, and who can handle all aspects of an insurance claim so the injured person can focus on recovery. If someone is killed in a collision, a Wyandotte County wrongful death lawyer will launch a claim that will begin the process of financial recovery for the family members left behind. Learn more here about what a Wyandotte County accident lawyer can do to help.

Accident Reports by city

Most recent accident reports

Datesort ascending Type Headline
Tue, 01/03/2017 Car Accident Gloria Wilkerson, 69, killed and three people seriously injured in multi-car crash on College Parkway and State Avenue in Kansas City, Kansas
Mon, 12/26/2016 Car Accident Laresha I. Smith, 29, killed in car collision at 63rd and Parallel in Kansas City, Kansas
Tue, 09/13/2016 Car Accident Lowell F. Holmes, 65, injured in 2-vehicle wreck on Kansas Turnpike near Bonner Springs
Sun, 08/07/2016 Other Type of Accident 'Verruckt' ride to be demolished after death of Caleb Thomas Schwab, 10, at Schlitterbahn Water Park in Kansas City, Kansas
Thu, 08/04/2016 Car Accident Shawn Cordray, 22, dead following 2-vehicle crash along I-70 near Bonner Springs, Kansas
Fri, 07/15/2016 Motorcycle Accident Motorcyclist seriously injured in collision at 48th Street and State Avenue in Kansas City, Kansas
Sat, 03/19/2016 Car Accident Fatal crash reported at Interstate 70 and 7th Street in Kansas City, Kansas
Sat, 02/27/2016 Car Accident Teen critically injured in car crash into baseball field at 75th Street and Parallel Parkway in Kansas City, Kansas
Fri, 02/19/2016 Car Accident Robert Joseph Rowland III, 54, killed, and Samantha L. Geier, 32, injured in wrong-way collision on Interstate 35 in Kansas City, Kansas
Sat, 02/13/2016 Car Accident Nicholas Rodela, 37, killed in rollover car crash on North 107th Street in Kansas City, Kansas
Thu, 02/11/2016 Car Accident William Joshua Henderson, 35, and Michael Was Jr., 29, killed in single-vehicle crash off of 118th Street and Martinek Lane in Bonner Springs, Kansas
Tue, 02/02/2016 Car Accident Rachael Ryce, 28, and Marcus Palton, 34, injured in car crash on Interstate 70 near Bonner Springs, Kansas
Fri, 01/15/2016 Car Accident Howard C. Levite, 65, and Erica L. Cortez, 47, killed in single-vehicle crash at 55th and Freeman in Kansas City, Kansas
Thu, 10/22/2015 Car Accident Collision reported on I-35 at Mission Road in Kansas City, Kansas
Wed, 10/21/2015 Bus Accident 44 children, 10 with minor injuries, aboard school bus during collision on Gibbs Road in Kansas City, Kansas
Mon, 10/19/2015 Motorcycle Accident Richard K. Roebuck, 68, dies after his motorcycle rear-ends dump truck on Kaw Drive on Kansas City, Kansas
Sun, 10/11/2015 Car Accident Three injured in single-vehicle crash on Central Avenue in Kansas City, Kansas
Tue, 09/29/2015 Train Accident Union Pacific employee Troy Jordan, 49, killed after being pinned underneath train at rail yard in Kansas City, Kansas
Fri, 09/11/2015 Car Accident Hit-and-run suspect flees scene, jumps into Kansas river after crash at 55th and Kaw Drive in Kansas City, Kansas
Tue, 09/01/2015 Car Accident Darrin Smith, 34, killed in crash near 3rd and Oakland in Kansas City, Kansas