KANSAS CITY, Mo. - A car carrying two people struck a pole on Bannister Road near I-435 in KCMO around 2:15 p.m.
Kansas City Police Chief Darryl Forte tweeted about the incident, and police confirmed the details.
.@kcpolice Officers at scene of a fatality accident, I-435 & Bannister— chiefforte (@ChiefForte) May 23, 2014
The westbound lanes of Bannister Road are currently blocked from I-435 to Marion Ridge. For more traffic details, visit our special section.
We will have more on this story as details are confirmed.