Tractor-trailer hits, kills 25-year-old Independence woman in Blue Springs

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BLUE SPRINGS, Mo. — A tractor-trailer hit and killed a 25-year-old woman Thursday morning, according to the Missouri State Highway Patrol report.

The accident happened along I-70 between Woods Chapel Road and 7-Highway just before 2 a.m.

The report says 25-year-old Caitlyn M. Morgan of Independence walked out in front of the tractor-trailer, which was heading west in the right lane of I-70.