INDEPENDENCE, Mo. — First responders were on the scene of a crash involving serious injuries early Monday morning.
The crash occurred near the exit ramp from I-435 to 23rd Street around 6:10 a.m.
According to Sergeant Bill Mahoney, a white Ford pickup truck headed west on 23rd Street struck the side of a blue Chevy heading south on West Front Street .
The driver the Chevy is in critical condition.
Officers on the scene gave the driver of the pickup truck a ride to work.
Witnesses told police the driver of the Chevy ran the light, but police have not yet released the official cause.