KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Kansas City police are involved in a standoff Tuesday afternoon that closed Interstate 29 in the Northland.
The interstate has since reopened after the standoff came to an end.
I-29 was closed in both directions near North Oak Trafficway, along with the I-29 and I-35 split just past NE Parvin Road.
A Kansas City Police Department spokesperson said they were engaged in a standoff with an armed person in the 1200 block of NE 46th Terrace.
One person was taken to the hospital for mental evaluation.