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Confirmed shooting shuts down I-635 in KCK

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Published: May. 16, 2022 at 9:47 PM CDT
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KANSAS CITY, Ks. (KCTV) - Authorities shut down a section of Interstate 635 in Kansas City, Kansas Monday night due to a shooting.

According to KCKPD dispatch, police responded to I-635 northbound near Metropolitan Avenue just after 9 p.m.

A caller said they were driving on the interstate near Shawnee Drive when he reported his vehicle was struck by gunfire from a passing car. The caller also stated he had been shot.

The northbound side of the interstate was shut down so police could gather evidence.

The victim, and adult male, was transported to the hospital. There, it was determined he hadn’t been shot, but rather struck by broken glass.

No suspect information has been released.