Two separate crashes along U.S. 69 in southern Overland Park caused major backups during Wednesday morning’s rush hour.
The first occurred about 6:45 a.m. along northbound U.S. 69 near 135th Street. One person was taken to the hospital with moderate injuries.
The crash was cleared about 7:30 a.m.
Shortly afterward, multiple vehicles collided along southbound U.S. 69 at 135th Street. There were no initial reports of injuries.
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