GRANDVIEW, Mo. — A motorcycle rider has been critically injured Thursday after a crash on Interstate 49 in Grandview.
The crash happened at about 3:30 p.m. on southbound I-49 near 140th Street. Traffic was backed up all the way to the Grandview Triangle for several hours.
Police said a motorcycle rear-ended an SUV, and the motorcyclist was taken to a nearby hospital in critical condition.
The Grandview Specialized Enforcement Unit is conducting a crash reconstruction of the incident to determine exactly what happened.