JACKSON COUNTY, Mo.- An accident occurred earlier this morning at around 5:00 a.m. in Jackson County. According to the Missouri Highway Patrol accident report Carlos Gross, 41, was entering southbound 470 Highway a the Lakewood ramp when he began to suffer a medical condition. Gross went on to drive across a field, crossed and on ramp and struck and embankment.

Gross suffered just minor injuries as a result of the accident and was transported by EMS to St. Luke’s East.