Pedestrian

A yellow and black sign warning drivers to be cautious around children
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Marc LaVoie
February 18, 2020 - 2:45 pm
Witnesses say a crossing guard shoved children out of the path of a black sedan before he was fatally struck by the car.
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AP News Staff
March 21, 2019 - 6:38 am
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - Authorities say a 3-year-old boy was hit and killed by a commercial truck in downtown Kansas City. KMBC-TV reports that investigators say the child was leaving a store with his father Wednesday afternoon when he broke free from his father's hand. Police say the child then...
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Marc LaVoie
December 26, 2018 - 4:38 am
Kansas City Police say a pedestrian is dead after being struck by a on Interstate 435 near Shoal Creek Parkway. The accident happened around 7:20 p.m. Wednesday. Emergency workers declared the person dead at the scene. The driver returned to the scene and is cooperating in the investigation, police...
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Kara Marxer
January 29, 2018 - 4:10 am
A pedestrian was struck by a car and killed near 36th Street and Prospect, capping off a deadly weekend on Kansas City streets. A total of three pedestrians were killed in crashes since Friday night. Two fatalities involved hit-and-run incidents. Jyra Hill was struck on 71 Highway at Gregory. She...
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Marc LaVoie
May 15, 2017 - 5:26 am
Tow truck drivers are warning people of the dangers about working alongside highways after a 35-year-old Blue Springs woman was killed while waiting on her vehicle to be moved from Interstate-70. Adrienne Afrisio was killed when a 2007 Honda veered off the road and struck her Saturday afternoon. A...
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