Police identify Kansas City, Kansas man killed in Tuesday morning crash in the Northland


RIVERSIDE, Mo. — Riverside Police have identified the man killed in a multi-vehicle crash Tuesday morning involving a semi-truck.

Police responded to the deadly crash just before 7 a.m. on April 20 when roads were slick due to snowy and freezing weather.

The driver of a semi was traveling north on Interstate 635 and was crossing over the Missouri River Bridge into Missouri from Kansas when it became involved in a crash involving two passenger vehicles also traveling north.

As a result of the crash, the semi-tractor traveling partially over the concreate divider into oncoming traffic heading south on I-635 and struck a vehicle head-on.

The driver of the vehicle struck was pronounced dead at he scene. He has been identified as 32-year-old Dwan Brooks, of Kansas City, Kansas.

The drivers of the other vehicles involved were taken to area hospitals for their injuries.

The crash remains under investigation at this time.

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