The Johnson County Sheriff’s Office says an Accident Investigation Team responded to a fatal crash overnight Tuesday.
Police say one person has died after an accident in the 9800 block of Lexington in DeSoto, Kansas, around 12:30 a.m. on Wednesday, Sep. 14.
A single vehicle with one driver was traveling westbound when it struck a guardrail on a curve and overturned.
The deceased driver has been identified as John W. Couch. He was 56 years old at the time of the crash.
The exact cause of what led to Couch’s vehicle overturning is still under investigation by police.
The last several days have been perilous on the roads and highways in and around the Kansas City area.