Early morning car crash leaves one woman dead

News
Lights of police car in night time, crime scene. Night patrolling the city, lights flashing. Abstract blurry image.

(Getty Images)

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Just after midnight Saturday morning police responded to a traffic crash at West Pennway and Belleview. 

A blue Toyota was traveling north on West Pennway, at a high rate of speed.  The driver of the car lost control and drove off the roadway and hit a tree. 

The man that was driving was taken to the hospital for treatment of non-life-threatening injuries.  The female passenger died from her injuries at the hospital.  Neither the driver nor the passenger was wearing seatbelts.

Investigators are looking at impairment as a possible cause for the crash. 

Copyright 2021 Nexstar Media Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Popular

Latest

More News