News: 18-year-old motorcyclist sustains serious injuries in SB I-470 crash

LEE’S SUMMIT, MO – An 18-year-old male motorcyclist sustained serious injuries in a crash on southbound I-470 on Saturday night.

The crash occurred south of Lakewood around 7:30 p.m., according to Missouri State Highway Patrol. Ryan P. Colby, of Kansas City, was traveling south on I-470 on a 2014 Kawasaki motorcycle when he rear-ended the tire of an unknown vehicle. The impact caused the motorcycle to overturn.

Colby was transported to Centerpoint for serious injuries.

The cause of the crash is unknown.

It is unclear if anyone was injured in the other vehicle or if they fled the scene.

Motorcyclists are more vulnerable to injuries when involved in a crash. If you were injured in a motorcycle crash, you might be entitled to compensation to cover your medical expenses and damages. Our experienced Kansas City motorcycle accident lawyers at McCallister Law Firm understand all the ins and outs as they pertain to motorcycle traffic laws. Call our firm today at 816-931-2229 to speak with one of our experienced attorneys about your options.

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