One person killed, another injured in Lee’s Summit crash


LEE SUMMIT, Mo. — Lee Summit police are investigating a fatal crash that occurred at about 10:45 p.m. Monday night.

Crews were called to the area of Northeast Woods Chapel Road over Interstate 470 for a reported two-car crash.

When officers and medical crews arrived on the scene, they found two vehicles with damage. The investigators say the striking vehicle was exiting from the southbound lanes of I-470 and the other vehicle was traveling west on Woods Chapel Road. 

Both vehicles sustained heavy damage, and the driver of the vehicle traveling on Woods Chapel Road was pronounced dead at the scene. The driver of the other vehicle was transported to an area hospital for treatment of minor injuries.

This is an ongoing investigation, and FOX4 will update when more information is available.

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