Woman struck and killed by pickup near I-435 and State Line in Leawood

I-435 and State Line

Emergency crews line up along westbound I-435 at State Line Road in Leawood Saturday night after a woman was struck and killed by a pickup truck. Photo credit Mike Frizzell.

The Kansas Highway Patrol is investigating after a Kansas City, Kan., woman was struck and killed by a pickup truck on Interstate 435 in Leawood Saturday night.

Leawood Police were first dispatched to the westbound lanes of I-435 near the top of the entrance ramp from State Line Road at 8:10 p.m. following multiple 911 calls reporting a woman walking on the highway.