One person was killed and two others were injured Sunday in a two-vehicle wreck in Independence, according to police.
The wreck occurred shortly after 1 p.m. at Little Blue Parkway and RD Mize Road, when a northbound Ford Escape making a left turn was struck by a southbound GMC Sierra.
The front passenger in the Escape was killed on impact, according to police. The driver and a rear passenger in the Escape were taken to a hospital with injures that did not appear to be life-threatening.
The driver of the Sierra was treated at the scene and released.
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Police did not immediately release the name of the person killed in the wreck, pending notification of family members.
The cause of the crash is under investigation.