61-year-old woman dead after crash on EB I-70 near Noland Road exit

One person is dead following a crash along eastbound I-70 at Noland Road Tuesday, May 1, 2018.

INDEPENDENCE, Mo. — A 61-year-old woman is dead Tuesday following a crash in Independence.

Police said the crash happened around 10 a.m. Tuesday along eastbound I-70 at the Noland Road exit.

Police said the woman, driving a 2012 Kia Sorento, left the road and hit a concrete barrier just west of Noland Road. The woman died from injuries sustained in the crash. There was no one else in the vehicle.

Officials have not yet released the name of the woman who died, pending notification of her family.

Police said the crash remains under investigation.