Lee's Summit, MO Accidents


Woman killed, 2 children hurt in hit-and-run crash early Friday

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Kansas City police said a woman was killed and two children were hurt in a hit-and-run crash early Friday. Police were called at 6:19 a.m. to 12th Street and Bales Avenue on the crash. Accident investigators said a Saturn SUV had been heading south when the...

Two Injured in Rear-end Collision in Johnson County

Two people were injured in a two-vehicle accident that occurred Wednesday evening in Johnson County. The Missouri State Highway Patrol reports that as an eastbound 2012 Honda, driven by 63-year-old Mary B. Minges of Warrensburg, was turning into the crossover at US 50 and NW 361, an eastbound 2015 Mazda, driven by 34-year-old Justin A. Owen of Holden, overtook and struck the rear of the Honda. The Mazda traveled off the right side of the roadway, returned to the road and came to rest on the right shoulder. The Honda came to rest in the median.

Cameron Man Injured in Early Morning Clay County Crash

Troopers report a Cameron man suffered injuries in a Clay County crash early this morning. The Missouri State Highway Patrol says the accident occurred on I-35, near mile marker 23.8, as a vehicle driven by 20-year-old Maurice J. Shivers drove southbound. Authorities say Shivers struck the back of a southbound...
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Woman killed, two children injured in hit-and-run crash in Kansas City

A woman died and two young children were injured in a hit-and-run crash early Friday in Kansas City, according to the Kansas City Police Department. The crash occurred about 6:15 a.m. at the intersection of East 12th Street and Bales Avenue, said Sgt. Jacob Becchina, a spokesman for Kansas City police.

Pedestrian mortally injured by vehicle which flees scene

KANSAS CITY, MO – The driver in a hit and run fatal accident fled the scene early Tuesday morning. The incident involved a pedestrian who was on westbound Truman Road east of Stark Avenue. the victim was identified as Ocalla Snyder, 37, of Sugar Creek. She was pronounced dead at the scene. No information regarding the vehicle or driver involved, was reported.

Smithville Man Injured after Striking a Tree

A man from Smithville suffered an injury after striking a tree. The report from the Missouri Highway Patrol says 42-year-old Nicholas J. Thompson had struck a fence after leaving the right side of Highway A in Clay County before hitting the tree at around 12:30 pm Wednesday. He was taken...

Pedestrian Killed in Jackson County

A Sugar Creek woman was killed after being struck by a vehicle in the roadway early Thursday morning in Jackson County. The Missouri State Highway Patrol reports that 37-year-old Ocalla V. Snyder of Sugar Creek was standing in the roadway around 12:30 a.m., when she was struck by an unknown westbound vehicle on Truman Road (Missouri 12), east of Stark Avenue (Blue Township).

Search for driver after pedestrian struck and killed in Jackson County

JACKSON COUNTY, Mo. — Investigators are searching for a driver after someone was struck and killed by a car early Thursday morning. The Missouri State Highway Patrol says a pedestrian was struck at Truman Road and Stark Avenue in Jackson County, Missouri around 12:30 a.m. Authorities did not provide information...