Octavia Barker

On December 29th, 2018 Octavia Barker was killed by police at.
Incident ID 40114
Original Source(s) FatalEncounters.org
Date Created Jan 7th, 2019
Date Updated Jan 7th, 2019
Age 47
Gender Female
Race European-American/White
Incident Location
Address S 10th Street and Kansas Avenue
City Kansas City
State KS
County Wyandotte
Incident Details
Date December 29th, 2018
Victim Armed? -
Weapon -
Cause of Death Vehicle
Name -
Agency -
Kansas City, Kansas, police were chasing the driver of a stolen 2009 Audi with multiple occupants inside. Police reportedly ended the chase in the area of 9th and Central Avenue. Just before 9:30 p.m., the driver of the Audi continued westbound on Kansas Avenue at 10th Street, traveling at a high rate of speed. The driver of a 2013 Chevy Spark was south on 10th St. at Kansas Ave. when the driver of the stolen Audi ran a red light and struck them in the driver’s side door. The Chevy then struck a 2006 Chevy Aveo that was stopped at the red light. The people inside the stolen vehicle ran, and were gone before police arrived. The driver of the Chevy Spark, Octavia Barker, was killed.

Driver of stolen vehicle causes deadly crash in KCK