KANSAS CITY, Mo. — The Kansas City, Missouri, Police Department is investigating after one person died in a crash on U.S. 71 Highway on Friday night.
According to KCPD, the driver was heading north in a white Dodge Grand Caravan when they approached a slight curve on the highway.
The driver failed to turn and drove off the the roadway to the left, striking a large tree.
They were transported to an area hospital where they later died.