Woman found fatally injured in crashed car had been shot

August 24, 2021 GMT

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — A woman who was found fatally injured inside a crashed car in Kansas City had been shot, police there said.

Officers were called around 8 p.m. Monday to the Parkview neighborhood for reports of a crash along Independence Avenue, police said in a news release. Arriving officers found the car on its side and a woman inside the car who had been shot.

Paramedics who arrived pronounced the woman dead at the scene. Police later identified her as 27-year-old Randie Smith.

No other injuries were reported, and police did not immediately announce any arrests in the case.