Kansas City, MO (June 8, 2020) – A motorcycle accident on Saturday afternoon left one rider critically injured, according to police. At 1:40 p.m., on June 6, the Kansas City Missouri Police Department responded to the scene of a motor vehicle accident on Interstate 670.

Reports from police indicate that an SUV was traveling east along the interstate when it collided with a motorcycle beneath the Grand Boulevard overpass. The motorcyclist suffered critical injuries. The victim was rushed to a local hospital for treatment. At this time, the incident remains under investigation.

Our thoughts are with the injured victim at this time. We hope for their full recovery.

Motorcycle Accidents in Missouri

According to statistics, more than 2,100 motorcycle accidents take place in Missouri every year. Over 1,500 people involved in these accidents are left injured. Motorcyclists generally wear very minimal protection, which increases the chances of them suffering critical and life-threatening injuries. Many injured motorcyclists require life-long treatment for their injuries and never truly recover. When people sustain injuries in accidents, due to the negligence of other drivers, it is crucial that they reach out to a motorcycle accident attorney in Missouri as soon as possible to protect their legal rights.

Our team at Monsees & Mayer, PC handles each case in a trusted and dedicated manner. We strive to ensure those harmed are able to protect their legal rights and recover the maximum amount of compensation to alleviate the costs of medical treatment, lost earnings, and various other damages they face from their accidents. Our personal injury attorneys in Missouri work diligently to ensure wrongdoers are held accountable for their actions of victims are in the best position imaginable to move forward. Contact our Missouri personal injury attorneys today at (816) 361-5555 to schedule a free case evaluation at your earliest convenience to see how we can help you.

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Disclaimers: At Monsees & Mayer, we strive to be responsible members of the community and are hoping to improve the safety and quality of life for all residents of Missouri.  While we are always very saddened when we hear about these types of accidents, our hope is to bring awareness to the dangers that are all around us. We hope that everyone will take the necessary precautions to avoid these types of serious accidents in the future.  This post should not be construed as a solicitation for business. You should not misconstrue any information found in these posts as medical or legal advice. The photos used in this post are not representative of the actual accident scene.