Police Department

Pedestrian Dies

Independence Police
223 N. Memorial Drive
Independence MO 64050.3013
Traffic Safety Unit
Sgt John Passiglia
816.325.7292 office

News Release

For immediate release: December 16, 2013

Pedestrian struck on MO-291 dies

The pedestrian struck by a tractor trailer at MO-291 and Salisbury on 12/10/13 has died from injuries sustained in the crash. The man was pronounced dead on 12/11/13 at Centerpoint Medical Center.

He has been identified as John C. Keeney, a 42 year old resident of Independence, MO.

The crash remains under investigation.