An accident in Stafford County Tuesday left one person dead and six injured.  It happened at 6:15 p.m. at the intersection of Kansas Highway 19 and U.S. Highway 281.

Kansas Highway Patrol troopers said an eastbound car failed to yield at a stop sign and was struck by another car.  The second vehicle,  with six people inside, came to rest in a field on the passenger side.   

A passenger in that car,  Judy McKiearnan of Louisburg, Kansas, died from her injuries.  Two adults and three children from that car were taken to a Great Bend hospital for treatment.

The driver of the other car also underwent treatment in Great Bend.