A woman was killed and another person was injured after being struck by another car while waiting for a tow on the side of Interstate 70.
Adrienne Afrisio, 35, of Blue Springs, was killed and a 24-year-old Grandview man was injured about 3:45 p.m. Saturday.
According to a Missouri Highway Patrol online crash report, the wreck occurred on the side of eastbound I-70 near mile marker 18 in Blue Springs.
Afrisio and the man were waiting for the completion of a tow when the driver of a 2007 Honda veered off the right side of the road and struck the rear of the tow truck.
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The Honda then struck Afrisio and the man.
Afrisio was pronounced dead at the scene. The man was transported to a hospital with moderate injuries.
An adult and a 13-year-old passenger in the Honda were also taken to a hospital with moderate injuries.
Transportation officials and emergency crews closed eastbound I-70 past Little Blue Parkway after the wreck.
Traffic was backed up to Noland Road during the closure.