Kansas City police investigating deadly crash on 71 Highway near Bannister Road

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Kansas City police are investigating after one person was killed in a crash on 71 Highway Wednesday night.

According to police, the multi-vehicle crash happened around 9:15 p.m. on southbound 71 Highway near Bannister Road.

One person was pronounced dead at the scene.

The highway remains closed past Bannister Road.

This story is developing and will be updated.

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