Lee’s Summit First Fatality Of 2013
January 12, 2013
By Linda Ahern
Publisher of the Tribune
According to Missouri State Highway Patrol on
January 1, 2013 in the early morning hours,
Timothy W. Elder, 60, of Kansas City, MO, died when he lost control of the vehicle he was driving on the ice-covered roadway.
The vehicle left the roadway and struck a bridge pillar. Elder was not wearing a seat belt.
The crash occurred in Jackson County on U.S. Highway 50 and SE Todd George Parkway. Lee’s Summit Police Department investigated the crash.