Accidents have been reported throughout Greater Kansas City as the area received heavy rain this morning.
One accident was reported Wednesday morning on I-70 between 78th Street and 57th.
Another was reported on I-70 eastbound, east of the I-435 exit in Kansas City, Kan.
A Kia Sorento hydroplaned on the wet roadway around 5:53 a.m. Aug 7, entered the south ditch and struck three bridge pillars, according to a Kansas Turnpike Authority trooper's report.
The 50-year-old driver from Leavenworth, Kan., was injured and taken to a hospital, according to the report.