Posted on Mar 31, 2022

LEES SUMMIT, MO - A teen driver was taken to the hospital following a multi-vehicle collision in the Lee’s Summit area on Monday morning.

According to the MSHP, the crash occurred at about 7:46 a.m. in the westbound lanes of I-470, east of View High Drive.

Police say the 17-year-old driver of a 2020 Volkswagen slowed for traffic and was hit from behind by a 2016 Acura, driven by a 23-year-old woman.

The teen suffered minor injuries in the wreck. However, she was not transported to the hospital.