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Overland Park man dies in Leawood accident

Updated: 2014-01-04T04:01:32Z

A 51-year-old Overland Park man died Friday after the vehicle he was driving struck a tree and overturned near 95th Street and Lee Boulevard in Leawood.

Police said the accident happened just before the afternoon rush hour. A nurse who was passing by found the man unresponsive and administered CPR along with the first officer on the scene. The man was transported to a hospital, where he died. His name was not immediately released.

Leawood police are asking anyone who saw the accident to contact the traffic unit at 913-663-9333.

| Matt Campbell, mcampbell@kcstar.com

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