FATAL: One dead, one seriously injured after crash in Independence

Posted at 5:32 AM, Jul 18, 2016
and last updated 2016-07-18 10:14:22-04

One man died and a woman was seriously injured after they were struck by a vehicle on I-70 in Independence, Missouri. 

According to police, two eastbound vehicles were involved in a crash near I-70 and Crysler bridge. 

When the man and a woman exited their vehicle to check on the car they collided with, a third vehicle struck them in the east eastbound lane. 

The man was killed in the crash. The woman was transported to a local hospital with serious injuries. 

The investigation is ongoing. 


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