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Westbound I-70 near Lee's Summit Road re-opened

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Posted at 9:30 PM, Feb 29, 2020
and last updated 2020-02-29 22:42:27-05

KANSAS CITY — UPDATE 9:41 p.m. | The crash has been cleared and westbound lanes are now open.

ORIGINAL STORY | A crash Saturday night involving a motorcycle has closed a portion of westbound Interstate 70 near Lee's Summit Road.

Dispatch confirmed that there was a crash between a car and a motorcycle.

Independence police said all lanes of westbound traffic are closed and asked drivers to avoid the area.

Information on the condition of the individuals involved in the crash was not immediately available.

Police suggested taking the alternate routes of 291 Highway and Noland Road.

This is a developing story. Check back for updates.