Kansas City fire truck collides with dump truck; Two lanes blocked on Interstate 435

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - A fire truck collided with a dump truck Thursday morning in Kansas City.

Authorities had initially reported one minor injury, but later said nobody was hurt.

Authorities say the crash happened around 10:30 a.m. in the northbound lanes of Interstate 435 just south of Eastwood Trafficway.

Two lanes of traffic were closed in the area while crews worked to clear the scene.

Kansas City Fire Department pumper No. 24 was headed to a call of a tractor trailer leaking fuel when the collision occurred, fire chief James Garrett said.

The cause of the accident was not immediately clear.
 

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