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Driver in critical condition after accident at 110th and Village West Parkway

A driver of a pickup truck is in critical condition after an accident near 110th and Village West Parkway in Kansas City, Kansas, according to a police spokesman.

Police responded about 4:08 p.m. May 25 to the accident and found a red pickup truck and white sport utility vehicle.

An initial investigation showed the truck was traveling westbound on Village West Parkway when it left the roadway, drove between two buildings and struck a parked vehicle, the police spokesman stated.

The driver of the red truck was taken to the hospital in critical condition, according to police.

The cause and circumstances of the accident are under investigation by the Kansas City, Kansas, Police Department’s Traffic Support Unit. Anyone with information about the accident is asked to contact investigators at 913-596-3000.


Juvenile charged with involuntary manslaughter in connection with car crash on 67th

A juvenile male has been charged with one count of involuntary manslaughter and two counts of aggravated battery in connection with the death of a juvenile female on 67th Street near Georgia on May 12, according to the Wyandotte County District Attorney’s spokesman.

District Attorney Mark A. Dupree Sr. filed charges on May 24 in the case.

At the time of the crash, police stated that a 17-year-old female was getting out of a tan pickup when a blue vehicle traveling northbound on 67th collided with it. The female was standing outside the truck when it was struck, according to police.

Other occupants of the truck were taken to a hospital with injuries, police said.


Car-deer accident reported on I-70

A car-deer accident was reported at 1:05 p.m. May 24 on westbound I-70 near K-7, according to a Kansas Highway Patrol trooper’s report.

The driver of a Hyundai Tucson struck a deer in the roadway, according to the trooper’s report.

A 47-year-old woman from Salina, Kansas, who was driving the Hyundai was injured but was not taken to the hospital, according to the trooper’s report.