Oct 01, 2022

Driver dies after ejected in dump truck crash on Kansas highway

Posted Oct 01, 2022 11:30 AM
Friday fatal crash -photo Kansas City Scout
Friday fatal crash -photo Kansas City Scout

JOHNSON COUNTY —One person died in an accident just before 3p.m. Friday in Johnson County.

Shawnee Police reported a semi dump truck  was southbound in the 7700 Block of Interstate 435. The truck left the road and struck an unoccupied vehicle that was abandoned on the side of the highway. The driver of the truck was ejected and pronounced dead at the scene.

Police have not released the name of the driver.