In the early morning of September 25th 2011, witnesses heard shots fired and Marquise Williams Jr.'s car crash into a post just past the 119th Street exit on U.S.-69. Williams is a 22 year-old from Overland Park. Witnesses claim they saw Williams' car and a silver Mitsubishi Eclipse enagaging in either a street race or road rage heading south on U.S.-69, when they heard shots fired. The whole event took place around 2:30 AM. The driver of the silver Misubishi Eclipse drove off before the police arrived on the scene to assess the situation.