Prairie Village police call it ‘miraculous’ no one was injured in rollover crash after driver flees traffic stop

A car attempting to evade a traffic stop Sunday flipped over on 71st Street. No one was seriously injured in the crash. Photo credit Prairie Village Police Department.

A driver’s decision to flee a police stop in Prairie Village Sunday afternoon resulted in a high-speed rollover accident on 71st Street. Police call it “miraculous” that neither the driver nor the two passengers in the car required hospitalization.

Prairie Village police say the incident began when an officer conducted a traffic stop in the 7400 block of Mission Road for a license plate violation.