1 person killed in multi-vehicle wreck involving KCPD vehicle on I-435 near Stadium Drive

KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- One person was killed and multiple others hurt in a multi-vehicle crash involving a Kansas City Police Department van on northbound I-435 just before Stadium Drive in Kansas City, Missouri.

The crash was reported just after 4 p.m.

Police said one person was killed in the four-vehicle collision. At least two people were taken to an area hospital in critical condition and two off-duty KCPD officers were treated for non-life threatening injuries.

The cause of the crash is under investigation at this time.

The crash closed northbound I-435 at Stadium Dr. The scene was cleared just after 7:30 p.m.

The name of the victim has not been released at this time.