KANSAS CITY, Kan. — A multi-car accident caused a major traffic backup Wednesday during the morning commute.
The accident happened around 6:30 a.m. on Northbound I-35 past Southwest Blvd./Mission Road in Kansas City, Kan. Nine vehicles were involved. The vehicle suspected of causing the chain-reaction wreck was a van that rolled over in the accident.
Three people were injured and taken to the hospital, however the extent of injuries are unknown at this time.
Ice is believed to be a factor, however the investigation continues.