Monday, July 1, 2013
A man is dead following a head-on crash in north-central Kansas over the weekend.
It happened around 10:15 Sunday morning on Highway 281 about 5 miles north of Osborne. According to the Kansas Highway Patrol, the driver of a Hundai Elantra was heading northbound when for reasons unknown, he crossed the center line and hit a southound trailer head on.
The collision resulted in a fire and the driver of the Hyundai, 27-year-old Grady Martin Carl of Downs, was killed.
The 71-year-old driver of the other vehicle was taken by helicopter to a hospital in Kearney, Nebraska. His current condition is unknown.