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Cops & Crime
Tue July 30, 2013
Children Hurt In Bizarre Daycare Tandem Wreck
Three children were injured after an SUV rammed a parked car, driving it into an east side Kansas City daycare building.
Some victims were trapped, needing rescue at the scene near 27th and Monroe.
In early afternoon, a Range Rover driven by a man police think is about 80, rammed a Cadillac parked on 27th, according to Kansas City officers.
Police Captain Tye Grant said the car was pushed, then angled sideways and forced through the sidewalk side-wall and doors of Christian Academy.
The Rover also partly penetrated with injured driver at the wheel.
Firefighters say 2 children were caught under the car and had to be rescued.
A third child and the SUV driver were also hurt and taken to hospitals.
Daniel Majok is 7 and said his first thought was to go the the room where his little brother was, then call their mother,“because I just heard a noise and then I ran into the 2 year old room and grabbed my little brother. “ Daniel Majok, not injured nor was his brother said he I was—“ next to the door where it happened.”
Distraught parents were arriving to claim children who were safe.
A few weeping adults whose children were among the injured were being consoled near the school.