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Independence motorcyclist dies in crash Sunday

Posted at 5:17 PM, Nov 21, 2021
and last updated 2021-11-21 18:17:11-05

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — The Independence Police Department is investigating a traffic crash Sunday morning that resulted in the death of a motorcyclist.

The crash took place around 11:15 a.m. on northbound Nolan Road just north of US 40 Highway.

The wreck took place after a 2016 Lincoln Navigator turned left in front of the motorcyclist.

The motorcycle operator was a 24-year-old female who was wearing a helmet.

She was taken to an area hospital but did not survive her injuries.

No other injuries were reported.

The crash remains under investigation.