KCK police ID man killed in crash on 7th Street Trafficway - KCTV5

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KCK police ID man killed in crash on 7th Street Trafficway

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KANSAS CITY, KS (KCTV) -

One man was killed in a two-vehicle crash on Seventh Street Trafficway near southbound Interstate 35 Wednesday morning.

Kansas City, KS, police said 68-year-old Donald Gipe, of Kansas City, MO, died at the scene about 3:20 a.m.

Investigators said the driver of a pickup struck Gipe's vehicle. The driver of the pickup was taken to a nearby hospital.

Officer Patrick McCallop, a police spokesman, said the extent of the second driver's injuries are unknown.

Police said it is too early to determine if alcohol or speed were a factor in the wreck.

Authorities closed the northbound lanes of Seventh Street Trafficway and the southbound exit ramp of I-35 for about an hour to investigate the crash.

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