Authorities say a 24-year-old woman was killed when her car crashed into a bridge rail and caught fire in Kechi.
The accident happened at around 1:45 a.m. Friday at K-254 and Oliver. The Kansas Highway Patrol says Brooke Spainhower was driving westbound in the eastbound lanes of K-254 when she failed to negotiate a curve. Her car hit a bridge rail structure and caught on fire.
Spainhower, of Wichita, was pronounced dead at the scene. The accident shutting down the highway for several hours.