Charges Confront Truck Driver After Crash That Killed Overland Park Teen

Here are the basics following one of the most tragic crashes that occurred in 2023 and stunned an entire community . . . Check the legal consequences for the dump truck driver:

"Charged with misdemeanor vehicular homicide, misdemeanor registration violation, and motor carrier violation.

"Police said the wreck happened at 6:45 a.m. in the southbound lanes of Metcalf.

"All vehicles involved in the crash were on Metcalf approaching 115th when Vehicle 1 struck the rear of Vehicle 2. That crash started a chain reaction with Vehicle 2 hitting Vehicle 3, which then hit Vehicle 4, which then hit Vehicle 5, which then hit Vehicle 6 and Vehicle 7."

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Independence man charged in 9-vehicle crash Overland Park that killed Johnson County teenager

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