Homicide victim found after crashing on Kansas City highway
KANSAS CITY (AP) — Authorities say a driver found dead in a vehicle after crashing on a Kansas City highway apparently had been shot.
Police said in a news release that the crash happened shortly after 3 p.m. Thursday.
Witness told police that the man's vehicle bounced off a concrete barrier on the right shoulder of U.S. 71 before crossing lanes of traffic and hitting the steel wires on the left shoulder.
Police say it's unclear where the shooting happened. They are urging anyone with information to call a tips hotline.