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Police: Head-on crash appears to be connected to shooting

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KANSAS CITY, MO (KCTV) -

Police are investigating after three vehicles were involved in a crash and it is believed the wreck was a result of a shooting.

The incidents happened at Blue Parkway and Eastwood Trafficway about 7 p.m. Police were called to the area after three vehicles crashed, two of which crashed head-on.

Police determined a shooting had taken place minutes earlier and blocks away near Interstate 435 and Blue Parkway. The gunshot victim was driving from the scene and crashed into another car.

Officers on scene believe the shooting victim and second car crash victim both suffered serious injuries. Both men are expected to survive.

The intersection of Blue Parkway and Eastwood Trafficway is closed while police investigate. 

Police are still looking for the suspects.

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