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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 News
AP News Staff
March 21, 2019 - 6:38 am
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - Authorities say a 3-year-old boy was hit and killed by a commercial truck in downtown Kansas City. KMBC-TV reports that investigators say the child was leaving a store with his father Wednesday afternoon when he broke free from his father's hand. Police say the child then...
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Marc LaVoie
December 26, 2018 - 4:38 am
Kansas City Police say a pedestrian is dead after being struck by a on Interstate 435 near Shoal Creek Parkway. The accident happened around 7:20 p.m. Wednesday. Emergency workers declared the person dead at the scene. The driver returned to the scene and is cooperating in the investigation, police...
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Kara Marxer
January 29, 2018 - 4:10 am
A pedestrian was struck by a car and killed near 36th Street and Prospect, capping off a deadly weekend on Kansas City streets. A total of three pedestrians were killed in crashes since Friday night. Two fatalities involved hit-and-run incidents. Jyra Hill was struck on 71 Highway at Gregory. She...
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November 28, 2017 - 7:43 am
OLATHE, Kan. (AP) - Olathe fire officials say a contractor died when a pipe ruptured at the site of a Garmin expansion plant in Olathe. Olathe Fire Capt. Mike Hall said the person who died was working on a high-pressure valve Monday afternoon when it ruptured. He said the rupture occurred near a...
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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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Marc LaVoie
May 15, 2017 - 5:26 am
Tow truck drivers are warning people of the dangers about working alongside highways after a 35-year-old Blue Springs woman was killed while waiting on her vehicle to be moved from Interstate-70. Adrienne Afrisio was killed when a 2007 Honda veered off the road and struck her Saturday afternoon. A...
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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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