1 killed, 4 hurt in crash near Garden City

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One person is killed and four others are hurt in a wrong-way crash Saturday in western Kansas.

The accident took place around 11:30 a.m. Saturday northwest of Garden City on U.S. 50, about a mile west of Chmelka Road.

The driver of a car was heading west when he saw a pickup truck coming at him head-on. The driver tried to avoid the truck and lost control. The truck hit the passenger side of the car.

Par Lay, 47, of Garden City, was a passenger in the car and died in the crash. Four other people were hurt in the crash. The driver of the car had serious injuries. Two people in the truck has serious injuries and one person had minor injuries.   

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