OVERLAND PARK, Kan. — Police are investigating a deadly crash Friday morning near W. 135th Street and Nieman Road in Overland Park.
The crash happened near the Quivira Crossings shopping center and St. Andrews Golf Club, and Johnson County Med-Act confirms one person is dead.
Police said a vehicle was traveling eastbound on 135th with a greenlight when another driver attempted to turn left onto Nieman and hit the eastbound driver.
The eastbound vehicle rolled, and the driver was partially thrown from the car, killing the driver. The victim has been identified as 61-year-old Terre Gruetze of Belton.
The driver and two passengers in the other vehicle were not injured, and the driver is cooperating with the investigation.
Overland Park police are asking anyone with information to call 913-890-1482.