Section of US 40 Highway closed in Independence due to drive-by shooting

FILE — Police stated there have been no reports of anyone being struck by gunfire.
FILE — Police stated there have been no reports of anyone being struck by gunfire.(WLBT)
Published: Jul. 27, 2022 at 12:46 PM CDT
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KANSAS CITY, Mo. (KCTV) - Independence Police have shut down a section of U.S. Highway 40 due to a drive-by shooting.

The police department stated the shooting began in the area of 10800 East U.S. 40 Highway and continued westbound from a vehicle.

Officers stated eastbound and westbound 40 Highway have been closed from Sterling Avenue to 39th Street.

Police stated there have been no reports of anyone being struck by gunfire.