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1 person killed in Tuesday evening motorcycle crash

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Posted at 6:06 AM, Apr 07, 2021
and last updated 2021-04-07 07:06:52-04

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — A motorcycle driver was killed in a Tuesday evening crash in Johnson County, Missouri.

According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, the crash happened on U Highway south of County Road Southwest 250th Road.

Investigators said the motorcycle was traveling south when it traveled off the right side of the road and struck a ditch.

The driver was thrown from the motorcycle and killed.

He was identified as 56-year-old Samuel M. Chapman of Holden.