KANSAS CITY, MO (KCTV) -- A Kansas City woman has died after she was hit by a truck while crossing a highway in a wheelchair early Tuesday morning. It happened at 12:06 a.m. on U.S. Highway 71 at Gregory Boulevard. The southbound lanes of US 71 were closed for over two hours.
Thursday, September 13, 2018
Copper Crooks Blamed For Causing Fatal Crash On Kansas City Highway Of Death
The victim had troubles but she was also days away from attending her daughter's wedding. Meanwhile, efforts to try and regulate the scrap trade are mostly for show given that thieves usually sell the stuff on the black market or on the outskirts of town. Here's a round-up of a recent tragedy that could've been prevented by better highway design, better choices and more coverage on the topic of the most dangerous stretch of road in KCMO.