1 woman dead, 3 seriously injured in multi-vehicle crash at I-70 and Central

KANSAS CITY, Kan. — One woman is dead and three others have critical injuries following a multi-vehicle crash Thursday night.

The crash was reported just after 8:40 p.m. near Interstate 70 and Central Ave.

KCK police said the three people injured, including a child, suffered serious injuries. They were taken to the hospital where they are now in stable condition.

The name of the person killed has not been released at this time, but police identified her as a 40-year-old woman.

Officials shut down the highway and asked people to avoid the area as they investigated the cause of the crash. The exit from westbound I-670 to Central Ave. was closed for several hours.

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