The Missouri State Highway Patrol is investigating a fatal motorcycle crash June 12 on Interstate 470.
According to Lee’s Summit Police Sgt. Chris Depue, the Highway Patrol responded Wednesday night to a crash that occurred about 7:50 p.m. on southbound I-470, south of U.S. 40.
Depue referred all questions to the Highway Patrol, which is in charge of investigating accidents on I-470.
Details on the accident was not available on the MSHP’s website.
The inside lanes of northbound and southbound I-470 were shut down as the Highway Patrol investigated the single-vehicle crash. Motorists were advised to take an alternate route while the roadway was closed.
This is a developing news story. The Journal will post more information online as it becomes available.