Olathe police on Monday identified the man killed in a Sunday night traffic crash as 31-year-old Thomas L. Adams of Kansas City.
The collision occurred about 9:50 p.m. in the northbound lanes of Interstate 35 near 119th Street.
Police said that a vehicle driven by Adams struck the rear of another vehicle. Two other passengers, including a 4-year-old child, were not injured. No one was injured in the vehicle that was struck, according to police.
The crash prompted police to close northbound I-35 at 119th Street while they investigated the crash. The highway reopened by 3 a.m. Monday.
Police continue to investigate the crash and ask anyone with information to call Olathe police at 913-971-7500 or 913-971-6950.