Independence Police have identified a woman killed early Saturday morning following a car crash in northern Independence.


Amy M. Abbott, 28, of Kansas City, died at the scene of the crash at Kentucky Road and Liberty Street.

Independence Police have identified a woman killed early Saturday morning following a car crash in northern Independence.


Amy M. Abbott, 28, of Kansas City, died at the scene of the crash at Kentucky Road and Liberty Street. 


The crash happened just before 2 a.m. The driver was eastbound on Kentucky Road when he  lost control of his vehicle, causing it to leave the road and overturn, police said. Abbott. was ejected.


A second woman in the car was able to get out of the vehicle and call for help. Both she and the driver were taken to a hospital with non life-threatening injuries.


The crash, which police say is believed to have been alcohol related, remains under investigation.