Kansas City Wrong-Way Car Crash Kills One

Police in Kansas City spent several hours on Friday night investigating a wrong-way accident that resulted in the death of one individual. At approximately 8:30 p.m., a driver was operating a Toyota Highlander southbound on the northbound lanes of Interstate 35 in Kansas City, Kansas when he collided head-on with a Nissan Leaf. The impact was severe and the driver of the Nissan was pronounced dead at the scene of the accident. The driver of the Toyota was taken to the hospital and his condition is unknown. The investigation is ongoing, but it is likely that the driver will be charged for the crash.

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