News: Local authorities investigating Kansas City fatal intersection collision

KANSAS CITY, MO – One person was killed after a driver ran a red light and crashed into another vehicle at the intersection of W. 75th St. and Ward Pkwy. early Wednesday morning.

According to KMBC, a Jeep Cherokee was traveling at high rates of speed on W. 75th St. when the driver ran a red light at the intersection of Ward Pkwy. The Jeep struck a Mercedes sedan in the intersection around 12:40 a.m.

Local authorities report the driver of the Mercedes died at the crash scene. They took the driver of the Jeep into custody.

Investigations into the cause of the crash are ongoing. DUI has not been ruled out.

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