At Least One Killed in Kansas City Wrong-Way Crash on 71 Highway
Kansas City, Missouri (December 22, 2017) – At least one person was killed Monday morning in a crash involving a wrong-way driver in Kansas City, according to police.
The incident took place at around 5 a.m. on Monday, December 18, on 71 Highway at 22nd Street.
Police said a wrong-way driver was heading south in the northbound lanes of the highway when the car crashed into three other vehicles.
The wrong-way driver was pronounced deceased at the scene of the crash.
Two people were rushed to a hospital with minor injuries.
The Kansas City Police Department is investigating the crash.
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