KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- A suspicious package left at the corner of SW Trafficway and 31st Street shut down traffic Friday afternoon in all directions, including access to I-35. The road is also closed on 31st Street between SW Trafficway and Broadway.
Kansas City Police called in their bomb squad and were investigating, the department deployed a robot to investigate the suspicious package.
The evacuation began at about 1:45 p.m., an all clear was given at about 3:30 p.m. All roads reopened around 4 p.m.