WICHITA, Kan. (KSNW) – The Kansas Highway Patrol said a North Newton woman is dead and another teen is in the hospital following a crash Saturday on K-254 and Webb Road.
The patrol responded to the two-vehicle crash just after 7 p.m. Saturday in the eastbound lanes on Webb Road.
An elderly woman, driving a 2017 Ford Fusion, was headed north on Webb Road while another motorist, driving a Kia Soul, was heading east on K-254. The patrol said the Fusion failed to yield to oncoming traffic.
The driver of the fusion was identified by the Kansas Highway Patrol as Joyce M. Franz. The driver of the Kia Soul was transported to St. Francis with non-life-threatening injuries.