KANSAS CITY, Mo. — The Missouri Highway Patrol shut down two lanes of I-70 Eastbound after a serious accident near the Benton Curve Thursday morning.
Police say it happened at about 7:10 a.m. and involved a car and a semi.
Commuters experienced a significant slow-down as two-lanes were closed for about two hours.
Serious injuries were reported.
Another accident at Truman and Paseo killed one person. This one happened at about 8:10 a.m. and involved two cars.
Police closed off Truman Rd. and it remained closed at 9:40 a.m.