Deadly pedestrian crash closes eastbound lanes of I-435
KANSAS CITY, Mo. — A pedestrian was struck and killed on eastbound Interstate 435 east of Holmes on Saturday.
The crash caused the closure of five lanes of eastbound I-435, leaving just one lane open and causing a major traffic backup. Drivers were asked to avoid the area.
The victim was identified as Heather McBee, 36, and police are still investigating to learn how the crash happened.