Posted on Sep 22, 2022

BELTON, MO - A driver was killed in a pickup truck rollover accident in Belton Wednesday morning, police said.

According to WDAF, the victim was driving a Dodge Dakota south on Interstate 49 near 155th Street when the incident occurred sometime before 11:30 a.m.

Investigators determined that the driver of the Dodge lost control after passing a commercial vehicle on I-49 in area where the lanes were reduced from three to two.  The Dodge went off the roadway and overturned, and the driver was ejected.

The victim was pronounced dead after being transported by Belton EMS to an area hospital.  The crash remains under investigation by the Belton Police Department.

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