Wednesday, July 10, 2013
CSW BREAKING: Six EMS Units Sent to I-435 Crash in South Kansas City MO
The wreck is westbound I-435 west of (I-49) Grandview Road- on top of the big hill into the Big Blue River valley.
Radio reports say it's a "rollover" crash "with multiple patients-" obvious by the six EMS units sent to the scene.
The crash occurred around 5:45 pm late Wednesday afternoon.
One of the children reportedly has critical injuries- but the others are said to have minor injuries.
All were being transported to Children's Mercy Hospital.
A "23-year-old female" who EMS believes "was ejected" during the crash was taken to Overland Park regional Medical Center.
Her condition was serious to critical.
Two others with non life-threatening injuries were taken to Truman Med Center near downtown.
Westbound I-435 was down to one lane at the crash scene until around 7 pm when a second lane was opened.
By 7:45 pm- three of the 5 westbound lanes were open- with all lanes expected to open by 8:15 pm..