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Man killed in crash near 97th, Hillcrest

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Posted at 2:56 AM, Sep 21, 2020
and last updated 2020-09-21 09:03:50-04

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Kansas City, Missouri, police are investigating a fatal crash near East 97th Street and Hillcrest Road.

Police say around 1:45 a.m. Monday a man was traveling north on Hillcrest at a high rate and speed and lost control of his vehicle.

His car crashed into trees before landing in a ravine and bursting into flames, police said.

The man, who was ejected from the vehicle, was pronounced dead at the scene.