Police are investigating a fatal crash near the entrance ramp to northbound Interstate 49 from 58 Highway in Belton, Missouri.
Officers responded to a single-car accident across the street from the Belton Regional Medical Center around midnight Tuesday.
— Andres Gutierrez (@AFGutierrez) February 10, 2016
Authorities say 23-year-old Grant White of Kansas City was behind the wheel when his vehicle traveled down the embankment from the northbound entrance ramp, rolled several times, and then caught fire.
Fatal crash in front of Belton Regional Med Center. Single car accident, caught fire, removing body now. pic.twitter.com/bqiYXqzFdc
— Jason Gould (@OvernightPhotog) February 10, 2016
White was the only person in the car and was pronounced dead at the scene by officials.
The cause of the accident is still under investigation.