One-vehicle crash kills driver in Independence

The Examiner staff

A person died Saturday afternoon when the driver’s SUV ran into a train bridge.

It happened at about 4:20 p.m. Saturday on 23rd Street Avenue near Crysler Stadium, according to Independence police. The driver of the Toyota Scion XB apparently was not wearing a seatbelt, police said.

Police have not identified the driver, who police say was the only person in the vehicle.