Police say driver involved in the fiery crash along NB I-35 will be issued tickets for careless driving and leaving the scene of a crash

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Police and Kansas City firefighters are still investigating a fiery crash that happened Wednesday morning.

Authorities say it was about 4:35 a.m. when a car lost control, went over the embankment along northbound I-35 near Broadway and caught fire. It landed in a wooded area below.

Police say family of the 21-year-old male driver transported him to University of Kansas Hospital to be treated for non life-threatening injuries. They say he will be issued tickets for careless driving and leaving the scene of a crash.

If you have any information that will help police in their investigation, please call the TIPS Hotline at (816) 474-TIPS.

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