Two killed in Rice County crash

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RICE COUNTY, Kan. (KAKE) -

Two people have died from injuries suffered in a crash in Rice County.

Emergency crews were called to the intersection of Avenue V and 22nd Road, east of Sterling,  Friday afternoon.  Two vehicles collided and came to rest in a ditch.

Dale Hoover, 84, was pronounced dead at the scene.  80-year-old Delores Hoover died from her injuries days later.  The Hoovers were from Saxman, Kansas.

The cause of the crash is under investigation.  

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