KANSAS CITY, Mo. — UPDATE| The victim of this crash was identified as 24-year-old Michael K. Corless from Mission, Kansas.
ORIGINAL STORY | A Mission Hills man was killed in a single-vehicle crash on Ward Parkway overnight.
Kansas City, Missouri, police were called to the 5200 block of Ward Parkway shortly after 11:00 p.m. Thursday.
Upon arrival, emergency crews discovered that a Volvo SUV was northbound when the driver apparently lost control.
The vehicle left the roadway and struck a tree in the median.
The driver and lone occupant, a 24-year-old Mission Hills, Kansas, man, died at the scene.