Fatal wreck on SB I-435 brings traffic by stadiums to a standstill

Posted at 6:26 AM, Jul 13, 2017
and last updated 2017-07-13 07:55:32-04

One person has died in a multi-vehicle wreck on southbound I-435 during a rainy Thursday morning commute.

The crash had traffic near the stadiums at a complete standstill, and emergency crews were rerouting all drivers onto I-70 before the interchange. Motorists between the crash and the exit ramps, with no way off the highway, were simply stuck for nearly an hour.

Information regarding the cause of the crash was not immediately available, but officials confirmed three vehicles were involved.

There was no information on further injuries related to this crash.

This is a developing story. Check back here for updates.