On September 28, 2014, at approximately 12:02 p.m., the Overland Park Police Department responded to an injury accident that occurred in the area of W. 106th Street and Quivira Road.
Witnesses on scene told officers the motorcycle driver and his passenger crashed after being forced to swerve out of the way when another vehicle made an unsafe lane change in front of them.
The driver of the motorcycle was transported to a local hospital with life threatening injuries and his female passenger was transported with serious injuries. The driver has since died from his injuries and is identified as 59 year-old Overland Park Resident, Patrick Bernard Strader.
The Overland Park Police Traffic Safety Unit continues to investigate this accident.