JOHNSON COUNTY, MO. (THECOUNT) — Kaden Adams has been identified as the victim in a Wednesday fatal vehicle crash in Johnson County, Missouri.

Adams, 18, ws killed in a two-vehicle crash in Kingsville Wednesday morning.


According to reports, Adams was operating a vehicle on SW State Route T near Southwest 300 Road in Kingsville, when the vehicle came into contact with another vehicle around 7:50 a.m. Wednesday.

Adams was airlifted to Children’s Mercy Hospital where he was later pronounced dead of blunt force trauma injuries.

No other injuries were reported in the wreck.

The cause of the crash remains under investigation.


Geo quick facts: Johnson County is a county located in western portion of the U.S. state of Missouri. As of the 2010 census, the population was 52,595 with a 2018 estimate of 53,652. Its county seat is Warrensburg. The county was formed December 13, 1834 from Lafayette County and named for Vice President Richard M. Johnson – Wikipedia.