The Missouri Highway Patrol is investigating a fatal crash that occurred early Saturday morning in the Kansas City area, north of the Missouri River.
The highway patrol report said the driver of a Dodge Neon was traveling southbound in the northbound lanes of Interstate 635 shortly before 4 a.m. Saturday. The vehicle struck a Chevrolet Silverado head-on at the 12 mile marker and overturned. The driver of the Neon, 24-year-old Lindsay White of Kansas City, was pronounced dead at the scene.
The driver of the Chevy vehicle was seriously injured and taken to an area hospital. Three passengers in the Chevy sustained minor injuries and were also taken to a hospital.