KANSAS CITY, Mo. — One man died following a vehicle crash Thursday night in Independence.
The crash happened just after 5 p.m. at East 32nd Street and Sterling Avenue, according to an Independence Police Department news release.
The driver of a Chevrolet pickup truck was traveling south on Sterling when his truck hit the rear of a trailer being pulled by another truck, the news release states.
The truck with the trailer had slowed to make a turn from Sterling Avenue onto East 32nd Street when the accident occurred.
Police said the driver of the Chevrolet pickup died after being transported to a nearby hospital.
IPD is currently investigating the cause of the crash.