Elderly woman seriously injured in crash on U.S. 169

A woman in her 90s was seriously injured Wednesday night when her vehicle was struck from behind on U.S. 169 near Briarcliff Parkway.

The accident shortly after 7 p.m. closed the northbound lanes for more than an hour. Police are investigating what caused the accident. The driver of the other vehicle was not seriously injured.

| Matt Campbell, mcampbell@kcstar.com