Fatality Accident at McDonald and Rockledge Road

Media Release Date: 

For Immediate Release – May 2, 2017

Lawrence Kansas Police Department

Contact: Sergeant Amy Rhoads 785-830-7404; lpdmedia@lkpd.org


Fatality Accident at McDonald and Rockledge Road

19 year old Seth Quick, of Lawrence, suffered fatal injuries after a two vehicle accident at McDonald Drive and Rockledge Road Monday night.  Quick was southbound on a 2001 Kawasaki motorcycle with a male juvenile passenger when he collided with a 2002 Mitsubishi Lancer driven by a 19 year old woman.  Police were dispatched to the scene at 9:10pm where Quick was pronounced deceased.  The juvenile passenger was flown to a Kansas City area hospital with serious injuries.  The driver of the Mitsubishi was transported to a local hospital with what appear to be non-life threatening injuries. 

The juvenile passenger was wearing a helmet at the time of the accident.  Quick was not wearing a helmet.

This fatality accident is an ongoing investigation.  Further information will not be immediately available.