Woman killed in head-on Independence crash

INDEPENDENCE, Mo. - A 38-year-old woman was killed after a two-car crash at 7 Highway and 30th Terrace Tuesday night in Independence.

Police say a 2006 Ford Freestyle was northbound on 7 Highway, crossed the center line and struck a southbound 2012 Chevrolet Equinox head-on.

The driver of the Equinox, a 36-year-old female, was transported to an area hospital where she was later pronounced dead.

The driver of the Freestyle also suffered serious injuries.

Identities have not yet been released.

The crash remains under investigation.


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