Pedestrian killed trying to cross I-35 in KCK

A pedestrian attempting to cross Interstate 35 in Kansas City, Kan., was struck and killed Saturday night.

The incident occurred shortly before 9 p.m. Saturday at the 18th Street Expressway, according to the Kansas Highway Patrol.

Two northbound vehicles were traveling in the center lane of the interstate when the pedestrian walked into the roadway heading west. The first vehicle struck the person and the second vehicle then struck the rear of the first vehicle, the patrol reported.

The identity of the victim was not available Sunday morning.