PLATTE COUNTY, Mo. — A Kansas City man was listed in critical condition following a crash Thursday afternoon in Platte County.
The Highway Patrol was called to 72nd Street at I-29 just after 2:30 p.m. Thursday to reports of a two-vehicle crash.
A report indicates that a vehicle driven by 27-year-old Shawn L. Herron, of Kansas City, was traveling south on the ramp from Interstate 29 to 72nd Street.
Herron failed to yield to traffic and struck a car operated by 55-year-old Barbara L. Zink, also of Kansas City.
Herron’s vehicle overturned and a passenger, 27-year-old Keenae R. Smith, who was reportedly not wearing a safety device, was ejected from the car.
Herron and Zink both sustained moderate injuries while Smith was seriously injured. All three were taken by ambulance to North Kansas City hospital to receive care.