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KCMO woman killed in wrong-way crash

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Posted at 7:10 AM, May 14, 2019
and last updated 2019-05-14 08:10:09-04

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — A Kansas City, Missouri, woman is dead after a wrong-way crash Monday evening.

It happened on 350 Highway east of Sterling Avenue around 7:00 p.m.

The Missouri State Highway Patrol said a 2002 Chevrolet was traveling westbound in the eastbound lanes and struck another car head-on.

The driver of the Chevy, 68-year-old June Lamothe, was taken to a local hospital, where she was pronounced dead.

The driver of the other car had only minor injuries and refused medical treatment on the scene.