Crossover on I-470 impacts traffic

LEE'S SUMMIT, Mo. - The Missouri Highway Patrol responded to a crossover crash on I-470 near Strother Road in Lee's Summit, Mo., on Wednesday.

According to initial reports, a motorist on southbound I-470 clipped another southbound motorist which caused the striking car to cross into the median, striking a car going northbound on I-470. Police said the driver was driving at a high rate of speed.

A MHP spokesperson says four people are seriously injured but do not have life-threatening injuries.

Northbound traffic was getting by on the shoulder temporarily.

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