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Wreck shuts westbound I-435 near State Line Road

Updated: 2013-12-09T03:10:41Z

The westbound lanes of Interstate 435 near State Line Road were shut down Sunday night after a traffic crash left one person critically injured.

Kansas City police reported that the injured person was in a vehicle that struck several other vehicles and rolled down an embankment.

Police were blocking all westbound lanes of the interstate at Wornall Road shortly before 9 p.m. Sunday.

Slick road conditions were responsible for numerous other traffic crashes Sunday night, but there were no other immediate reports of any other serious injuries.

| Tony Rizzo, trizzo@kcstar.com

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