Shawnee Mission student struck at intersection near school

Emergency crews responded to an accident at 75th and Mission. Reader provided photo.
Emergency crews responded to an accident at 75th and Mission. Reader provided photo.

A SM East student was struck by a car at the intersection of 75th and Mission Road early Friday afternoon as she was attempting to cross 75th Street.

According to Prairie Village police, a car headed southbound on Mission Road was attempting to turn right on 75th Street and did not see the pedestrian in the crosswalk. The student’s injuries were not believed to be severe, police said.

SM East is located on the southwest corner of the intersection.