Two injured in wrong-way crash on Heart of America Bridge - KCTV5

Two injured in wrong-way crash on Heart of America Bridge

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KANSAS CITY, MO (KCTV) -

A woman is under investigation for driving while intoxicated after a head-on crash that seriously injured herself and another driver.

The accident happened about 10:30 p.m. Saturday on the Heart of America Bridge over the Missouri River.

Kansas City police say a white truck went the wrong way and hit a silver Chevy pickup head-on.

"The Chevy pickup truck that was going southbound had nowhere to go," said Sgt. Deb Randol, Kansas City police accident investigations supervisor.

The 24 year-old behind the wheel of the white truck is under investigation for drunk driving. She went into surgery with life-threatening injuries.

The woman in the silver Chevy is in serious condition.

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