Truck catcher overpass

KANSAS CITY, MO. (KCTV) -- Northeast Kansas City residents: Stop if you've heard this one before - a truck got stuck under the overpass at Independence and Wilson Road.

Nicknamed the "truck catcher," it happened again on Monday.

There were no injuries reported after a semi got stuck under the overpass.

Back in December, crews installed new signs warning truckers about the 12-foot overpass.

Still, at least in this case, the signs were not enough to prevent this incident. 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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