KANSAS CITY, Kan. — One person is hospitalized with serious injuries after being struck by a vehicle containing six teens who were fleeing from the Kansas Highway Patrol.
According to KHP, around 10:30 p.m, the personnel was in pursuit of a 2014 Jeep Grand Cherokee, driven by a 17-year-old teen traveling northbound on 7th Street near 212 South Tremont Street.
The vehicle then rear-ended a Dodge Avenger also going northbound on 7th street.
The driver of the Dodge Avenger, 53-year-old Yvonne Lawson of Kansas City, Kansas, lost control of the vehicle, ran off the road, and then crashed into a concrete wall.
Lawson was taken to an area hospital with serious injuries.
One person in the vehicle that was fleeing from police was taken to the hospital with minor injuries.
It is unclear if anyone has been taken into custody.
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