Thursday, July 11, 2013
A woman is dead and a child is injured after a fiery rollover crash early this morning in northwest Kansas.
The crash happened around 3 a.m. on I-70 about a mile east of U-283 near WaKeeney in Trego County. According to the Kansas Highway Patrol, 21-year-old Rebecca Ann Drummond of Hays was westbound on I-70 when she swerved into the passing lane and lost control. Her Chevrolet Blazer rolled multiple times and caught fire.
Drummond was taken to an area hospital where she was later pronounced dead. A one-year-old boy was also in the SUV, and is currently being treated at a Trego County hospital. His current condition is unknown.