Racing cars, motorcycles cause traffic problems on I-435
PLATTE CITY, Mo. —The Missouri State Highway Patrol says more than 40 motorcycles and racingcars held up traffic while performing stunts on Interstate 435 in northwest Missouri.
The patrol says the racers buzzed other drivers and caused a traffic jam on Interstate 435 in Platte County Sunday evening. They blockedthree lanes of highway traffic while recording each other performingstunts.
The Kansas City Star reports the riders were weaving through traffic, racing and performing motorcyclestunts.
Patrol spokesman Collin Stosberg says if the racers are caught, they could face charges of impeding traffic and careless driving. (This story was posted at www.kmbc.com.)