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.
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.