SPRINGFIELD, Mo. — Two people are dead after a two-vehicle crash in south Springfield Saturday evening.
According to Springfield police, a vehicle rear-ended a stopped vehicle on National Avenue and Montclair Street around 6 p.m.
Two people were sent to a local hospital but later died of their injuries.
Battlefield Road to Walnut Lawn was closed for several hours, according to police.
Police are still working to notify the next of kin.