The car accident that drew considerable emergency response on 95th Street between Lee Boulevard and State Line Road late Friday afternoon took the life of a 51-year-old Overland Park man, officials report.
The man was driving a maroon hatchback on 95th Street when the car struck a tree. Emergency personnel administered CPR on the scene and he was then transported to the hospital. He died after arriving.
The wreck blocked traffic on 95th Street for around an hour. Police have not released the man’s name.