KANSAS CITY, KS (KCTV) -- A man in possession of methamphetamine
was critically injured Thursday after falling while racing on
his motorcycle, during which he accidentally shot himself and
got hit by a car, according to the Kansas City, KS, Police
Officers and medical crews responded to 12th Street and Kansas
Avenue in reference to a car crash, and transported the man to
an area hospital with critical but non-life-threatening injuries.
A police narrative states:
While racing, the suspect lost control of his bike and wrecked.
During the accident, a weapon in his waistband discharged,
striking him in the hip, and he was also struck by another
vehicle that fled the scene. He was transported to an area
hospital in critical but non-life-threatening condition. A
records check revealed him to be a felon, and a large bag of
suspected methamphetamine was located in the motorcycle.