KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Two people were injured in an accident near 40 Hwy at I-70 on Monday.
The crash happened about 2 p.m., when an SUV and a semi collided. Six passengers, including three children, were in the SUV at the time of the accident. The adult, front-seat passengers were taken to an area hospital. Their injuries are unknown at this time.
Police asked motorists to avoid the area of I-70 and U.S. Highway 40 Monday afternoon, as the crash forced them to close down 40 Highway in both directions.