Man Struck, Killed by Car on SB 71 Highway in Kansas City

Man Dies in Kansas City Pedestrian Collision on SB 71 Highway

Kansas City, Missouri (March 5, 2018) – A man was killed after he was struck by a vehicle early Monday morning in Kansas City, according to authorities.

The accident took place at around 4:40 a.m. Monday, March 5, on 71 Highway.

Authorities said the male pedestrian was hit and killed by the car.

Details regarding the incident were not immediately available.

The incident led to a closure of the southbound lanes of 71 Highway at 55th Street for approximately 2 hours, but have reportedly reopened.

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