Victim in Wrong Way Crash on I-29 Dies

Published 07/21 2014 02:59PM

Updated 07/22 2014 11:36AM

(PLATTE CITY, Mo.) A deadly wrong way crash on I-29 earlier this month has now killed a second man.

Authorities say 38-year-old Benjamin Shively died Saturday at North Kansas City hospital.

Troopers say Shively was driving on I-29 near Platte City on July 2 when 35-year-old Justin Burkholder hit the Overland Park man's SUV head-on.
Burkholder died at the scene.

Authorities say Burkholder was running from police in a stolen truck at the time of the crash.
Two stolen guns were also found inside the truck.

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