KCK traffic crash victim identified

A man who died from injuries suffered in a Saturday morning traffic wreck has been identified by Kansas City, Kan., police as Nicholas Rodela.

Police said that Rodela, 37, of Kansas City, Kan., was found injured just before 7:30 a.m. Saturday near the scene of a one-vehicle crash in the 4400 block of North 107th Street.

It appeared that after the wreck, Rodela, who had head injuries, walked away but collapsed nearby, according to police. He was taken to a hospital where he was pronounced dead.

The crash is under investigation.

Tony Rizzo: 816-234-4435, @trizzkc