Suspicious package causes road closures near 31st - KCTV5

Suspicious package causes road closures near 31st, Southwest Trafficway

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KANSAS CITY, MO (KCTV) -

A suspicious package temporarily caused some road closures near West 31st and Southwest Trafficway on Friday afternoon.

The scene was deemed safe and cleared about 3:30 p.m.

Police got the call of a suspicious backpack found inside or directly in front of a business about 1:15 p.m. and they started shutting down the intersection about 1:30 p.m.

People in the business were evacuated while police investigated, but have since been allowed to go back inside.

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