September 12, 2013
One person has been killed in an head-on crash involving a semi truck in Butler County.
The crash happened around 9:45 this morning at NW 10th and Highway 196, west of El Dorado.
According to the Butler County Sheriff's Office, a small pickup heading southbound crossed the center line and collided head-on with a northbound semi truck.
The driver of the pick-up, 36-year-old Justin S. Weiss of Potwin, was pronounced dead at the scene. The 54-year-old driver of the semi from Minnesota was transported to an area hospital with potentially serious injuries.