Independence man dies in wreck
An Independence man died in a crash Friday morning in Johnson County.
Jared Surface, 30, died in the crash that happened about 9:30 a.m. Friday, on Northwest 200th Road north of U.S. 50 and east of Missouri 13.
According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, Surface’s car, a 2008 Chrysler, was eastbound when it went off the side of the road and struck a utility pole. Surface was pronounced dead at the scene.
– Examiner staff