Authorities identify woman who died after crash near Valley Center

VALLEY CENTER, Kan. (KSNW) - One woman died in an accident Tuesday afternoon west of Valley Center. It happened in the 8900 block of North Ridge Road just before 2 p.m.

According to the Sedgwick County Sheriff's Department, a 65-year-old Rebecca Lambert was driving a Chevy Lumina and hit a Waste Management trash truck that was collecting garbage. 

Authorities believe she may have had a medical condition. She did not slow down before crashing into the truck. 

The trash truck operator wasn't injured. 

Ridge Road is closed near the accident as crews investigate. 

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