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KCK man struck by vehicle and killed on southbound I-435 in Claycomo

Francisco Corchado, 32, of KCK, died when he was hit while walking along southbound Interstate 435 in Claycomo late Saturday, the Missouri Highway Patrol said.
Francisco Corchado, 32, of KCK, died when he was hit while walking along southbound Interstate 435 in Claycomo late Saturday, the Missouri Highway Patrol said. The Star

A 32-year-old Kansas City, Kan., man died late Saturday after he was struck by a 2013 GMC vehicle as he walked along southbound Interstate 435 in Claycomo.

The Missouri Highway Patrol identified the man as Francisco M. Corchado. He was walking south along I-435 when he was hit by the vehicle just south of U.S. 69.

Corchado was pronounced dead at the scene and his body was taken to the Jackson County Medical Examiner’s office.

Robert A. Cronkleton: 816-234-4261, @cronkb

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