Five injured, including teens, in rollover crash at 79th and Oldham

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Five people were injured in a Monday rollover crash in south Kansas City.

Officers responded to a one vehicle crash near E 79th Street and Oldham Road Monday afternoon around 4:30 p.m.

According to investigators a 17-year-old girl  was driving a white Hyundai  north on Oldham Road at a high rate of speed when she lost control of the vehicle and struck a large utility pole.

The Hyundai then came back on the roadway, overturned and landed on its roof.

The driver and an 11-year-old passenger suffered serious injuries. A 15-year-old passenger in the car was taken to the hospital in critical condition and two other 15-year-olds in the backseat suffered moderate injuries.

According to investigators, none of the people in the care were wearing seatbelts. They were all transported to the hospital.

 

Crash at 79th and Oldham Road

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