Independence Police Department
223 N. Memorial Drive
Independence, MO 64050-3013
Public Information Office
Officer Tom Gentry
For immediate release: September 9, 2014
Suspect Charged in I-70 Vehicular Assault
The Driver who struck a pedestrian with his vehicle along east bound I-70 at Little Blue Parkway on Saturday, September 6, 2014, was charged today in Jackson County Court.
The suspect’s name is Calvin L. Johnson, 21 yrs. old, of Kansas City, Missouri. Johnson received state charges of Vehicular Assault, a Class C Felony, and Possession of a Narcotic Substance, a Class A Misdemeanor.
The victim of the assault remains hospitalized under intensive care.
Calvin L Johnson