KCK police called to scene of crash only to discover driver had been shot

Police investigate a homicide at 63rd & Tauromee in KCK on Sunday.

KANSAS CITY, Kan. — Police in KCK arrived at a scene where an SUV crashed into a tree, only to discover that the driver had been shot.

KCK police are investigating the city’s latest homicide at 63rd and Tauromee where a white Chevy Suburban crashed into a tree just before 1:30 p.m. Sunday.

KCK Police Chief Terry Zeigler tweeted that the call came out as a vehicular crash.

Officers discovered that the driver had sustained a gunshot wound. The victim did not survive.

Police identified the victim on Monday as 30-year-old KC Alexander J. Gillespie, of Edwardsville, Kan.

There is no suspect information at this time. The investigation is ongoing.