Fatal traffic crash reported on Interstate 435 in the Northland

12/09/2013 10:30 AM

12/09/2013 12:20 PM

One person was killed Monday morning in a traffic crash on Interstate 435 in the Northland.

The wreck was reported shortly after 10 a.m. on eastbound I-435 over Congress Avenue. The eastbound lanes were closed while Kansas City Police and the Missouri Highway Patrol investigated.

The victim had been riding in a passenger vehicle that collided with a tractor-trailer, according to the patrol.

Tony Rizzo, trizzo@kcstar.com

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