OLATHE, Kan. – Two people are in critical condition after being struck by a vehicle trying to avoid debris.
Thomas E. Collins was killed and as many as three others were injured during a multi-vehicle crash on Interstate 435 in southern Kansas City overnight.
The pileup occurred about midnight Tuesday along southbound I-435 near Bannister Road.
A fatal crash involving a semi and a car has closed the eastbound lanes of Interstate 435 at N. Congress.
It happened just before 11 a.m. Monday. The driver of the car was killed in the crash.
No other injuries were reported.
Traffic is being diverted to Interstate 29.