I-35 northbound lanes reopen at 18th Street following crash

KANSAS CITY, Kan. — The Kansas Highway Patrol was on the scene of a crash at I-35 northbound at 18th Street Expressway.  Two left lanes were closed and reopened just after 6 p.m. Initially the highway patrol reported a person was seriously injured, but shortly thereafter, they confirmed the person had died.

However, the highway patrol then learned the person had not died and tweeted a correction (below.)

A semi can be seen at the scene but there is no word yet on how many or types of vehicles involved, nor the number of other injuries. We’ll continue to update this story as more details are released.