KANSAS CITY, Mo. — A woman died in a crash Tuesday afternoon in Kansas City, Missouri, officials said.
The crash occurred around 1 p.m. on Front Street off Interstate 35.
Police said a white Cadillac was headed eastbound on Front Street and was making a left turn into the Isle of Capri Casino when a pickup truck headed westbound slammed into the Cadillac.
A passenger in the Cadillac, 77-year-old Emma Hayes of Kansas City, died in the crash. The driver suffered critical injuries, police said.
The pickup driver allegedly fled the scene and was in a standoff with Kansas City police a few blocks from the scene of the crash.
Police said Tuesday evening that the hit-and-run suspect had turned himself in.
A passenger in the pickup also had minor injuries.