A 42-year-old Parkville man was killed early Friday in a single vehicle accident at 1:20 a.m. on Interstate 435, just north of Northwest Tiffany Park Road.
The victim was identified as Corey A. Swanson. According to initial reports, Swanson was southbound on I-435 when his vehicle struck the median and went airborne down an embankment between two bridges before hitting the pavement.
Swanson, who was wearing a seat belt, died at the scene, the Missouri Highway Patrol reported.
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