Crash

Yellow caution tape is stretched across the site of an emergency.
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Marc LaVoie
February 04, 2020 - 1:14 pm
A Kansas City police sergeant chased a suspect on foot and arrested him after he allegedy ran from the scene of a fatal crash, according to an email from a KCPD spokeswoman.
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KMBC Channel 9
Marc LaVoie
June 18, 2019 - 4:36 am
Shawnee police say a driver is dead after crashing a pickup truck into a house. Neighbors watched it happen around 4:20 p.m. Monday. The pickup traveled off the road and crashed through two fences before slamming into a home off of Meadowsweet Lane, west of 7 Highway. "Things can happen in an...
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KMBC Channel 9 News
Marc LaVoie
August 24, 2017 - 6:48 am
Three people are dead following a crash on eastbound K-10 Highway at Cedar Creek Parkway, just west of the junction with K-7. Emergency workers closed all eastbound lanes of the highway. The accident was reported before 3:45 a.m. Thursday. The Kansas Highway Patrol said it was a single-vehicle...
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KMBC Channel 9 News
Marc LaVoie
August 17, 2017 - 6:16 am
For the second time in about a month, a fiery crash on Interstate 435 in Johnson County closed the highway. Westbound lanes of I-435 remained closed Thursday morning, more than 18 hours after the accident near Antioch Road in Overland Park. Investigators believe a medical problem may have...
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July 31, 2017 - 6:39 am
Police in Gardner say four people were injured in a crash involving a 15-year-old boy who had fled after striking a police officer. KMBC-TV reports that an officer was checking on a car Saturday night when the driver suddenly sped away, striking and slightly injuring the officer. Kansas Highway...
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via Matt Wiggins
July 17, 2017 - 6:02 pm
Overland Park, KS - A serious crash and multi-vehicle fire in the eastbound lanes of I-435 near 69 Highway, involving two semi-trucks and other vehicles, snarled traffic in Johnson County during Monday's evening rush hour. One person was rushed to a hospital in a critical condition as the semis and...
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KMBC Channel 9 News
Jim Cunningham
July 17, 2017 - 6:15 am
Law enforcement officials in the Kansas City metro area are dealing with 13 traffic fatalities in the past week. The latest person to die, 34-year-old Ryan Prince of Raymore, who crashed a motorcycle at a high rate of speed around 1:30 a.m. Saturday. "That's the last thing we want to do is dealing...
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KC Scout
July 11, 2017 - 4:58 pm
UPDATE: See the newest information on the multi-vehicle crash that claimed five lives on I-70 west of Kansas City on Tuesday afternoon. Dated info below: A four vehicle crash on the I-70 west of Kansas City resulted in the deaths of four people. The crash happened mid-afternoon in the westbound...
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Kansas City Scout
May 12, 2017 - 3:01 pm
Three people died in a four car crash in the southbound lanes of Interstate-29 south of Platte City, according to the Missouri Highway Patrol. The crash occured around 12:30pm and backed up traffic for miles while troopers and responders cleared the crash site. Traffic Alert: #PayAttention while...
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April 09, 2017 - 4:03 pm
On April 9 at approximately 4:35 a.m. a Lenexa patrol officer noticed a vehicle traveling with its lights off near Bourgate Ave and W. 87th Street. The officer signaled for the driver to pull over. After the car in question failed to stop it then sped from the officer. Later that morning police...
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