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GRANDVIEW, MO (KCTV) -- A search group of family members on Sunday found a driver's body in a wooded area of Grandview on Sunday, four days after that driver crashed on Byars Road.

Grandview police responded around 9 p.m. last Wednesday to Byars Road near 133rd Terrace in reference to a crash. Officers found nothing in the area that night, though, despite a search at the time.

Two days later, police found out that the likely driver had not been seen since that night. They re-searched the area, but did not find anything.

A search party formed by family members of the missing driver searched the area Sunday afternoon, and ended up finding a body in a nearby wooded location. Police believe the body is that of the missing driver, but is awaiting official confirmation from the medical examiner, according to the Grandview Police Department. is now with you on the go! Get the latest news updates and video, StormTrack5 weather forecast, weather radar, special investigative reports, sports headlines and much more from KCTV5 News. 

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