Victim of Kansas City, Kan., traffic crash identified

Police identified a biker killed Sunday in a Kansas City, Kan., traffic crash as a 59-year-old Independence man.

Roger D. Chapman had stopped his motorcycle at the intersection of 63rd Street and Leavenworth Road before another vehicle struck him from behind. Chapman died the scene.

The driver of the other vehicle stayed at the scene to be interviewed by police.

Tony Rizzo, trizzo@kcstar.com