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24-year-old man dies in head-on crash on Blue Parkway

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Posted at 7:35 PM, Aug 19, 2019
and last updated 2019-08-23 16:05:44-04

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — UPDATE, 8/23 | Police have identified the victim as DeAndre A. Goodwin of Kansas City, Missouri.

ORIGINAL STORY | A 24-year-old Kansas City, Missouri, man died Monday afternoon in a head-on collision on Blue Parkway.

KCPD’s Accident Investigations Unit responded to the crash shortly before 3 p.m. in the 5900 block of Blue Parkway.

The investigation determined that a gold Chevrolet Cruze and white Chevrolet Suburban collided head-on in the eastbound lanes.

The deceased was driving the Cruze.

Two male occupants in the Suburban were transported to an area hospital and were listed in stable condition, according to a KCPD release.

Police are still investigating which vehicle crossed the centerline.

The man’s death marks the 47th motor vehicle fatality in KCMO so far in 2019.