Press Release

Platte County Sheriff's Office
Mark S. Owen, Sheriff
415 3rd Street Suite 10
Platte City, MO 64079
816-858-2424 (business)
816-858-3053 (fax)

Subject: Update - Double Fatality Crash
Date: 2017-11-20
Author: Sergeant Jeffrey Shanks
Public Information Officer
Reference Number: 17-022

News Release

Date: November 20, 2017

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Contact: Sergeant Jeffrey Shanks
Public Information Officer
(816) 858-2424

Reference Number: 17-022

Subject: Update - Double Fatality Crash MO 45 and Westside Drive

The driver of the 2004 Mercury Grand Marquis that died as a result of the 11/18/17 accident on MO 45 Highway near Westside Drive is Joshua Lindsay of Kansas City, Missouri. The passenger in the 2004 Mercury Grand Marquis that also died is Andrew E. Davidson also of Kansas City, Missouri. The driver of the 2007 Toyota Rav4 that received non life-threatening injuries was MaKayla Lowe of Atchison, Kansas.

The Platte County Sheriff's Office Crash Team is still investigating the accident at this time.