3 die in Kansas City crash

Thursday, January 1, 2009 | 4:29 p.m. CST

KANSAS CITY — Three people died after a two-car crash in Kansas City just minutes into the new year.

The Kansas City Star reports one vehicle struck another stopped car at about 12:20 a.m. on Thursday.

At least one vehicle caught fire. Two people died at the scene. A third person died after being taken to the hospital.

Officials have not identified the victims.


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