The are many causes for rollover accidents and hopefully soon a police investigation will discover the cause of the latest one in Kansas City, Missouri. On Monday, a Lee's Summit man was killed when the pick up truck he was driving went off the highway and crashed. The accident happened sometime in the early hours of Monday morning on southbound 435 near Marion Park Drive. The man, identified as Kenyan P. Thompson of Lee's Summit, was killed instantly. The wreckage was discovered by a security guard from Cerner Corp. around 6 a.m., who promplty alerted Kansas City Police.
As Kansas and Missouri Automobile Accident Lawyers, we see more rollover crash victims than we should. Rollover accidents claim the lives of nearly 10,000 people every year, many right here in Kansas City. The causes of these accidents can be anything from alcohol to driver fatigue. Many people suffer from driver fatigue, which can set in even before the motorist realizes how tired he or she is. Crashes caused by driver fatigue can result in serious injury or even death. It is a syndrome that should not be taken lightly.
If you or a loved one has been injured in an automobile accident in Kansas or Missouri, contact the experienced Kansas City Auto Accident and Injury Attorneys of Roswold Law Group for a free consultation. If you have a personal claim, we will let you know.