Woman dies in head-on crash involving semi in KC’s Northeast Industrial District


KANSAS CITY, Mo. — A 28-year-old woman is dead Thursday after a crash in Kansas City’s Northeast Industrial District.

According to police, the crash happened at about 6:20 a.m. near Municipal Avenue and Chouteau Trafficway.

According to police, a woman driving a Jeep Liberty southbound crossed the center line into oncoming traffic and was hit by a semitrailer.

The 28-year-old driver of the Jeep died at the scene. She has not been publicly identified. The driver of the semi was not injured.

Streets in the area were closed for several hours. Those roads have since reopened.

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