Victim of traffic fatality near 49th and Shawnee Drive identified

The victim of a crash involving an all-terrain vehicle and sport utility vehicle on Wednesday night in the 4900 block of Shawnee Drive has been identified, according to a police spokesman.

The ATV driver, Nicolas Santiago-Angeles, 39, a resident of Kansas City, Kansas, was pronounced dead at the scene, the spokesman stated.

The Kansas City, Kansas, Police Department’s Traffic Division is investigating.

Anyone with information on this case is urged to call the Crime Stoppers TIPS hotline at 816-474-TIPS, the spokesman stated. All tips remain anonymous and may qualify for a cash reward, according to police.

Accidents reported on area highways

Accidents have been reported as motorists make their way to work through rain and storms on Friday morning. At eastbound I-70 and 110th, an accident was reported at 7:31 a.m. Friday. Other accidents reported included northbound I-435 at K-5 and eastbound I-70 near Fairfax Trafficway. (KC Scout photo)