2-year-old child critically injured in car wreck at Swope Parkway and 59th St.
A 2-year-old girl was critically injured in a crash Sunday at Swope Parkway and 59th Street in Kansas City. A Chevrolet SUV and a Pontiac sedan collided about 10:30 a.m. Police are investigating whether the child seat failed or was improperly used.
Last year the Kansas City Area Transportation Authority (KCATA) launched an Uber-style on demand car service for disabled passengers. But higher-than-forecast demand forced KCATA to raise its fares, causing bitter protests.
Rebeca Garcia, 23, is living in an income restricted apartment in the River Market's Cold Storage Lofts while she saves money to go back to school. She says that without the apartment, she couldn't afford to live downtown.