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Police investigate woman shot, killed in vehicle on I-670, Broadway

Police investigate person shot in vehicle on I-670 & Broadway
Police investigate person shot, killed in vehicle on I-670 & Broadway
Posted at 6:26 AM, Jun 07, 2023
and last updated 2023-06-08 16:51:12-04

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Kansas City, Missouri, police are investigating after officers discovered a woman shot in a vehicle on Interstate 670 westbound and Broadway.

Officers were called to an injury accident shortly after 5:30 a.m. Wednesday.

When en route, officers received a second call for the location, but the second reported a shooting.

Police arrived and located an adult woman, identified as Crystal Rayner, 36, with gunshot wounds inside a vehicle.

Emergency medical services provided aid and the woman was transported to an area hospital in critical condition, but she succumbed to her injuries.

I-670 westbound was shut down as investigators processed the scene. The area was reopened before 9 a.m.

Anyone with information is asked to contact KCPD detectives at 816-234-5043 or the anonymous TIPS Hotline at 816-474-8477.

For jurisdictions that utilize the Greater Kansas City Crime Stoppers Tips Hotline, anonymous tips can be made by calling 816-474-TIPS (8477), submitting the tip online or through the free mobile app at

Annual homicide details and data for the Kansas City area are available through the KSHB 41 News Homicide Tracker, which was launched in 2015. Read the KSHB 41 News Mug Shot Policy.